Over 72% of the American population using some form of social media on a daily basis. The popular online platforms have swept the business world as a reliable way to reach, educate, communicate, and draw […]
Nearly six million Americans risk exposure to bloodborne pathogens at work each year. Many of these workers are in the healthcare industry. They generally expect and recognize their risk. A surprising number of at-risk workers are spread across other industries, […]
Every medical professional’s worst nightmare? A HIPAA Privacy Rule violation.
HIPAA is the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. This law established the legal protection for a patient’s health and medical records.
These regulations are mostly […]
Before 2011, healthcare providers struggled to transition to electronic healthcare record (EHR) systems. Despite obvious benefits to quality of care, potential data breaches threatened HIPAA policies.
The cost of the transition and security concerns gave pause […]
Imagine you’re put in a Good Samaritan scenario. You drive past someone bleeding out on the road, and you stop to help.
Wait! There’s an important step to take before you try to help someone […]
2020 was a year marked by surges in remote work, primarily due to the COVID-19 pandemic. After the initial round of quarantines ended, many offices attempted to reopen and workplaces looked for ways to […]