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August 26, 2015

SecureMail and HIPAA compliance

Congress passed the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) in 1996. One critical element of HIPAA is to ensure protecting the privacy of Americans’ personal health records by protecting the security and confidentiality of healthcare information. The HIPAA Privacy Rule, also called the Standards for P…Read More »

August 14, 2015

Email Encryption Solutions To The Healthcare Market

All healthcare organizations clearly understand the importance of implementing privacy safeguards. Regulations demand that patients’ personal and health information be protected, and communications involving that information must also be secure. It’s the primary reason leading healthcare providers use the SecureMai…Read More »

August 11, 2015

A Culture of Data Security: Preventing Big Trouble in Healthcare Provider Practices

By Andy Nieto, Health IT Strategist, DataMotion Increasing black market demand for patient records has healthcare seeing red. While stealing credit or social security cards may earn a cyber-criminal $1, even a portion of a patient’s electronic health record (EHR) can fetch $50. As the FBI’s Cyber Division noted in a me…Read More »

August 5, 2015

The Role of Secure Messaging in Improving Patient Outcomes

Gone are the days when patients see just one doctor. Many visits result in referrals to multiple providers – the lab for bloodwork, the radiology clinic for an ultrasound, the specialists, the list goes on. To truly provide good care, information must flow between these providers. What’s the best way to do this?…Read More »