The New Year is right around the corner and most of us will be thinking, as we do every year, about changing a few things in keeping with the spirit of the season. If one of those things is finding a better job in the HIPAA field we have done some of the work for … [Read more…]
Dr. Sharham Famorzadeh, Nuesoft’s Chief Technology Officer, explains the security benefits of medical practice management systems that run in the cloud, and addresses common concerns related to cloud computing. Do you agree? would you consider a cloud based practice management system?
Is HIPAA as it currently stands really up to the task of protecting patient information as it should in its current form? After all despite a few revisions the majority of the legislation dates back to 1996, a time when the Internet was a novelty not an everyday part of almost everybody’s’ lives. The simple … [Read more…]
Students from a radiology school, Foothill College, present a humorous take on celebrity and the HIPAA laws in this spoof starring none other than “Tiger Woods”
A new survey, conducted by privacy advocate Dr Deborah Peel ‘s Patient Privacy Rights Foundation and Zogby International found that a whopping 97% of the 2,000 adults questioned want the right to control their own personal medical information and be allowed to limit with whom their “sensitive information” is shared. Many of those surveyed want … [Read more…]
Holiday expenses have you thinking that maybe it’s time to start looking for a better paying HIPAA job? Once more we have tracked down and rounded up some of the best HIPAA career opportunities from around the nation. HIPAA Privacy Specialist • COMPANY: NYU Langone Medical Center • LOCATION: New York, NY 10016 Candidate will … [Read more…]
Question of the day – Is this a HIPAA violation or not? Watch the video, make your own call.
Uh oh is Big Brother raising its ugly head in healthcare management? Many privacy advocates are saying yes . Their beef is with the federal Office of Personnel Management. The agency has been tasked with creating a comprehensive database of health insurance claim records for the Federal Employee Health Benefit Program (FEHBP), the newly established National … [Read more…]
You might not expect that the November midterm election would promote a disagreement about HIPAA laws when there were so many other issues up for discussion, but in Lancaster County, PA that is exactly what happened when some people protested that the county’s absentee ballot forms violated HIPAA privacy rules. In order for Lancaster residents … [Read more…]
Looking for a change of scenery for the New Year? Current job more trick than treat Once again we have scoured the job boards to bring you some of the hottest HIPAA career opportunities out there this week. HIPAA Program Analyst Molina Healthcare Long Beach, CA The HIPAA Program Analyst provides guidance and support for … [Read more…]