May 7th, 2019

Secure Bulk Email: The Solution to HIPAA Violations You Didn’t Know You Were Making

If you send bulk emails for marketing purposes, appointment reminders or any other business transactions, it’s easy to get complacent and think that there is no way that you could be violating HIPAA. Unfortunately, HIPAA laws are incredibly complex and there are a number of unexpected violations that you can make without even realizing it. […]

April 30th, 2019

Telehealth: The Benefits & The Risks

In recent years, telehealth has been touted as a solution to many of our society’s medical problems. It has the potential to make health services more efficient and improve patient access. Despite these benefits, telehealth isn’t without its risks and challenges. What Is Telehealth? Telehealth is the practice of leveraging information technologies to deliver patient […]

April 23rd, 2019

What Does HIPAA Say About Telehealth?

Telehealth is starting to become a more popular option for providing efficient treatment and other services. Since it’s still an emerging practice, many in the health industry wonder how telehealth fits into the existing HIPAA regulations. You may be surprised to find out that HIPAA doesn’t actually mention telehealth, but that doesn’t mean that it […]

April 17th, 2019

Tax Season May Be Over, But Tax Scams Aren’t

April 15 may have been the last day that people can file their tax returns, but that doesn’t mean that tax scams come to an end. Data from the analysis of FTC data, Consumer Warning: Tax Season is Also Peak Robocall Season, indicates that there is no dip in robocall-related complaints straight after the […]

April 9th, 2019

What Are the HIPAA Requirements for Email Encryption?

If you’re involved in the healthcare field, you may have wondered what HIPAA’s exact requirements are when it comes to email encryption. Understandably, not too many people are willing to read the 115 pages of the simplified regulation text, so the question tends to go unanswered. The good news is that we’ve gotten someone to […]