DataMotion Blog

June 21, 2016

Is Encryption Required by HIPAA?

This question recently came up as part of a partner’s webinar presentation. HIPAA privacy and security rules can be less than obvious at times with respect to what’s required – or what is meant by the term ‘addressable’ – which is used frequently in the regulation text. Both encryption of data at rest and data …Read More »

June 14, 2016

More Patient Demand, More Communications

Previously published on EMRandHIPAA.com Nearly every news outlet does an annual recap about what has changed over the past 12 months. In recent years, we’ve learned we are now more connected, more aware, traveling more, doing more and so on. The role of the local family doctor being the only caregiver has also changed, g…Read More »

May 26, 2016

The Key to Engaging a Patient is Treating Them As a Person

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May 17, 2016

Application Integration – An Anxiety Story

Note: The following scenario happens more often than you think.  I recently had two companies engage me because they were both stuck in eerily similar situations. Your project team decided that you need a mobile app for end users to better engage with your core healthcare offering.  After all, nobody wants to log into a …Read More »

May 2, 2016

2016 HIPAA Audit Process Has Started

The long awaited phase two of HIPAA audits has begun.  On Monday March 21, OCR Director Jocelyn Samuels, announced the launch of the 2016 audits. According to the OCR’s website phase two is now underway and they are in the process of determining which covered entities and business associates will be included in this rou…Read More »

April 18, 2016

The Evolution of Healthcare Data Sharing with Dr. Peter Tippett

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April 13, 2016

The Myths and Meaning of HIPAA

Originally published in Physicians Practice When I was a child, the threat “just wait ‘til your father gets home” was enough to make me change my attitude. I wasn’t punished much as a child, and time with my father was far more happy and positive than not, but that phrase still resonated. The Health Insurance [&hel…Read More »

March 29, 2016

On Demand Webinar: What’s Missing From Care Coordination and Communications?

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January 29, 2016

Securing Health Data in an Increasingly Risky World

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January 21, 2016

How does DataMotion Direct help hospitals comply with HIPAA and MU2?

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