Integrated Secure Messaging

September 6, 2016

Secure Messaging, mHealth Apps and Guiding Principles for Patient Centered Care

In a recently published white paper on patient centered care, the HCTTF (Health Care Transformation Task Force1) identified the need to put the ‘person’ at the center of care and health services. This excerpt is from ‘Guiding Principle #5’: “Person-centered, value-driven health services networks use alternative p…Read More »

August 25, 2016

Healthcare: Encrypting Data in Transit for Compliance Is Easy

According to a HIMMS survey report, less than half non-acute providers encrypt patient information when moving it from one place to another, and about a third of acute-care aren’t encrypting data in transit as well. From the report: “This means that the providers that are not encrypting data are sending protected healt…Read More »

August 9, 2016

Digital Divide: Why Don’t More Dentists Use EHRs?

Originally published in Dentist’s Money Digest A report from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT reveals that 83% of physicians countrywide have adopted electronic health record systems. So while the adoption rate has been slow over the past few years, it is progressing. It’s a different story, how…Read More »

August 2, 2016

Salesforce Service Cloud and HIPAA Compliance

Q: My company sells to the healthcare industry.  Is it a HIPAA violation when my Customer Service Rep replies to a support ticket on Service Cloud?  I mean, Salesforce is HIPAA compliant, right? A: You very well may be in violation of HIPAA standards.  Here’s why. Yes, the Salesforce platform itself can be made H…Read More »

April 18, 2016

The Evolution of Healthcare Data Sharing with Dr. Peter Tippett

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January 29, 2016

Securing Health Data in an Increasingly Risky World

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January 7, 2016

What Does Enabling Care Coordination “look like”

Chapter 1 Buying a diamond usually means considering the 4 Cs; Cut, Clarity, Color and Carat.  Managing healthcare for chronic conditions also has Cs; Coordination, Collaboration, Compassion and Cost.  The cornerstone to all of this, is communication. In this book, we will discuss many different components of care coordi…Read More »

December 21, 2015

What to Look for When Selecting APIs for Securing Healthcare Applications

Healthcare providers and business associates often deal with applications and workflows that contain protected health information (PHI). As PHI is exchanged across the countless devices and networks used in provider and business associate organizations, if left unsecured, these organizations risk exposure to unnecessary fi…Read More »

June 24, 2015

HIMSS15: Hottest topic, Common Pains and Interesting Learnings

Some observations from HIMSS15   Andy Nieto, Health IT Strategist at DataMotion, recently attended HIMSS15 in Chicago. He recapped the most interesting things he learned, details the biggest pains he saw attendees facing, and discusses the hottest topics this year. If you weren’t able to attend, this article wil…Read More »

April 15, 2015

Real Traction for Mobile Healthcare and Better Patient Outcomes

Previously published in mHealth Intelligence By Bob Janacek Chief Technology Officer and Founder of DataMotion mHealth – the practice of medicine and public health supported by mobile devices – is receiving a lot of media attention, and it should remain hot with big players like Apple and Samsung deeply involve…Read More »