HIPAA Requires Certain Measures for EHR Confidentiality

Key Points: Confidentiality is a critical factor in developing trust when a patient’s information is used on EMR systems. HIPAA ruling is clear that breaches of confidentiality will not be taken lightly. Electronic Health Records & Confidentiality Ensuring the confidentiality of electronic health records is a crucial factor in building trust between patients and providers. … Read more

The HHS Provides Healthcare Grants to Help with Cost of Health Insurance

TL;DR The Department of Health and Human Services announces huge grants to various organizations to help with the cost of health insurance. The group hopes to increase the number of enrolled children in healthcare by the year 2012. Affordability of Healthcare Health insurance is essential in today’s world but not always affordable. Cost should not … Read more