Category Archives: EHR

Bringing Value Based Care Into Focus

The annual exodus of a large chunk of the healthcare industry to the HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition will begin in just a couple of weeks. While many familiar topics will receive a lot of attention, in my third year … Continue reading

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How Much Should Record Access Cost?: Debating HIPAA Access Rule for Entities

How much should access to a medical record cost? It is a thorny and complicated question since access comes in many forms. For instance, is an individual requesting a copy of their record for personal use, or to send to … Continue reading

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Copy & Paste: Is It Fraud or Not?

Electronic medical records require a lot of interaction on the part of physicians and other providers to get all necessary information entered. There are drop down menus, boxes to check, and other information to fill in. With the well documented … Continue reading

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