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These days it’s not just healthcare providers who know about HIPAA. Healthcare consumers are becoming much more aware of their right to privacy and the role that HIPAA plays in that. This article takes a look at what that can mean for healthcare practices.

It’s happened in hundreds of offices. A thirsty staff member brings a beverage to a computer workstation. Sets in down within easy reach. Logs on to the computer and turns her attention to the screen. A few minutes later, …

Does a Miley Cyrus video with over 750 million views offer any insights into what HIPAA says about data disposal? Well, consider this: The massive wrecking ball Ms. Cyrus sits on in the video swings between cinder-block walls. And …

Healthcare providers don’t usually think of HIPAA regulations as helping to generate more business. But in this blog, I’ll show you one very specific – and proven – way that being HIPAA-compliant can lead to greater patient satisfaction and a busier waiting room.