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What you need to know about HIPAA compliance and patch management
What you need to know about HIPAA compliance and patch managementKeeping up with never-ending software updates can be cumbersome, but there are programs that can help—and ensure you stay HIPAA compliant.
7 ways to avoid becoming a HIPAA horror storyYou've heard the terrifying stories of HIPAA-compliance failures and the havoc they can cause for a practice... but how can you ensure it doesn't happen to you?
ProSites launches new solution to deliver improved security, patient onboarding tools for practices
ProSites launches new solution to deliver improved security, patient onboarding tools for practicesProSites Premier will enable doctors to deliver a superior patient experience from every touch point.
How to evaluate HIPAA compliance in your dental practice
How to evaluate HIPAA compliance in your dental practiceBeing 100-percent HIPAA compliant may be impossible, but risk assessment and management plans can save you from hefty violation fines.
Smart Training introduces Essentials compliance package
Smart Training introduces Essentials compliance packageThe platform is said to be the first DIY compliance solution for dental practices.
The terrifying threat ransomware poses to your dental practice
The terrifying threat ransomware poses to your dental practiceWhat exactly is ransomware—and how big of a threat is it to your dental practice?
How dental EHRs can streamline referral processes
How dental EHRs can streamline referral processesCoordinating with outside specialists or referrals can be complicated and cumbersome—but EHRs could make it easier.
Aspida Recovery and the cruciality of data backups
Aspida Recovery and the cruciality of data backupsHaving a backup system like Aspida Recovery can be critical in saving your practice in the event of a disaster.
How encryption could be your get-out-of-jail-free card
How encryption could be your get-out-of-jail-free cardHaving to declare a data breach can be devastating for a practice—so it’s critical to take the appropriate preventative measures in advance.
Can email really be HIPAA compliant?
Can email really be HIPAA compliant?In part one of a two-part series, Dr. Lou Shuman and Robert McDermott discuss if email can satisfy HIPAA regulations—and how you can ensure electronic protected health information remains secure.