Risk Management

HIPAA changes
Dec 26, 2017 | Jonah Comstock
Under the new law, data brokers could create a new product useful for population health and potentially sellable.
Dec 19, 2017 | Mike Miliard
HHS Office for Civil Rights offers a new perspective on the privacy law as it relates to mental health and…
Dec 18, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Even among the majority of practices that have a policy, current training methods are too passive, MGMA experts say.
Dec 14, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Best practices are emerging that healthcare organizations can use to optimize care and reduce ICU utilization that…
Dec 05, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Center for Health Care Services in San Antonio is notifying 28,434 patients whose sensitive information was on the stolen…
NHS WannaCry ransomware
Nov 30, 2017 | Jessica Davis
The new $27 million project will provide the NHS Security Operations…
Nov 28, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Expensive branded drugs, diagnostic testing and imaging for some patients prior to low-risk surgery and population-based…
Nov 22, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Expert says failure to address and punish the behavior, regardless of the…
Nov 16, 2017 | Susan Morse
The government said it intends to collect from insurers the full 2016 risk corridors payments this month.
ECRI's top 10 tech hazards for 2018
Nov 07, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
ECRI Institute weighed factors like severity, likelihood that the hazard could cause serious injury or death,…