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How to ensure your email is HIPAA compliant
How to ensure your email is HIPAA compliantThis month, in part two of a two-part series, Dr. Shuman continues his conversation with Robert McDermott, president and CEO of iCoreConnect, on the topic of HIPAA compliance and electronic protected health information (ePHI). This column provides greater depth on the required safeguards for HIPAA-compliant management of ePHI, as well as the relative security of cloud-based systems for the dental office.
Are you asking the right questions about your patient’s health history?
Are you asking the right questions about your patient’s health history?Understanding a patient’s health history can help you provide the best care possible.
Why smart consumers will determine the future of dentistry
Why smart consumers will determine the future of dentistryPatients are now selecting dental care providers based on outcomes and values.
Cash vs. insurance: The latest trends in payment in dental practices
Cash vs. insurance: The latest trends in payment in dental practicesHow to make sure your dental practice’s bottom line is as strong as it can be.
Why practice management systems are crucial
Why practice management systems are crucialThe DentiMax Practice Management Software is pushing dental practices forward.
Sidexis 4 update brings all images together
Sidexis 4 update brings all images togetherDentsply Sirona’s updated platform launches a new experience for the dental practitioner.
Henry Schein Practice Solutions announces exclusive distribution agreement to offer Simplifeye for Apple Watch and iPhone
Henry Schein Practice Solutions announces exclusive distribution agreement to offer Simplifeye for Apple Watch and iPhoneFirst wearable technology connected to dental practice management software helps improve efficiency and productivity.
Henry Schein announces availability of TechCentral's hybrid backup service at Chicago Midwinter Meeting
Henry Schein announces availability of TechCentral's hybrid backup service at Chicago Midwinter MeetingThe new service will help dentists efficiently store practice and patient data both on site and in the cloud.
How to protect your practice with encryption
How to protect your practice with encryptionEncryption may not be required by HIPAA rules, but just because you don’t have to, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t.
How to avoid HIPAA penalties with a Security Risk Assessment
How to avoid HIPAA penalties with a Security Risk AssessmentA Security Risk Assessment could save your dental practice from major repercussions and financial penalties in the event of a HIPAA violation.