Most Docs Won’t Qualify

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I just read an article titled “Most Docs Won’t Qualify for EHR ‘Meaningful Use’”. This article states that …”two-thirds plan to apply or have already applied for meaningful use incentives….” Planning to apply and having already applied are two different animals. I’ve planned to clean my desk for years, but my wife keeps reminding me Read More

Facebook the Privacy Leak

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If there ever was an easy way to tell everything about yourself that nobody really wanted to hear…social media would be the way. Facebook, being one of the top social media players, is a leader is making it way too easy for people to make public announcements…accidentally. Everyone who does anything on a social media Read More

Size Matters, with Broadband

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Many times I take things for granted. Like, how much the general public understand about internet access. This week the Wall Street Journal had an article that floored me. The article covered the fact that in locations where many people access the internet through the same router, they can get very slow internet speed. I Read More

What’s Your Fax Process?

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Part of ensuring your practice runs like a well oiled machine is having processes in place for every little item so everyone know how things should work. This helps standardize training. This helps you operate in a HIPAA compliant manner. Even the most mundane items need to have a proper process in place these days. Read More

Treat this Rash

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There has been a rash of major websites being hacked recently, and the ointment to soothe this rash for you is to be proactive. Sure this may not directly deal with HIPAA issues, but in the bigger picture I’ll show you how you should respond to these issues, while showing you that this could be Read More