Limit the Potential for Liability During EHR Conversion

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) included $17 billion in incentive payments for the adoption and meaningful use of electronic health records...

Seamless Implementation and Project Management

In Medical Transcription, accuracy and dedication must meet the global standards and they are the two key factors that can never be compromised upon...

Obama Names New Federal Chief Technology Officer

President Obama tapped as the federal government's chief technology officer Todd Park, who had been serving as the CTO at the Department of Health...

Dispelling myths about EHR and up-to $44,000 ARRA incentive

As you likely know, 2011 was the first pay-out year for doctors choosing to implement EHR (electronic health records) and choosing to take advantage...

Obama On Health Insurance Reform: ‘I Won’t Go Back’ (State Of...

In his State of the Union speech, President Barack Obama made just one explicit mention of the 2010 health law. Here is a transcript of the...

10 health IT wishes for 2012

It’s easy to make predictions about health IT for the year to come, but what if someone asked what your IT wishes were for...

Developing and Implementing System-Wide Policies

This is the fourth article in a five-part series designed to spur you toward privacy and security policies that will help your organization achieve...

HIPAA vs The Cloud

HIPAA Compliance: The objective behind Sensitivity in maintaining individual health record of every person is too significant and this is what gets ensured under...

Data Security in Healthcare Industry Shows Strength Through Cloud Computing

Since the advent of the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 and the more recent Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical...