Category Archives: EMR

Can Security Be Solved?: Healthcare Challenge

Every day brings a new report of a security breach or other security based problem within healthcare. The unceasing cycle of issues gives rise to the question of what can and is healthcare doing about security and in particular cybersecurity. … Continue reading

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Why Do We Want Interoperability?

A lot of time and attention has been put into the notion of interoperability by almost every stakeholder in the healthcare system. Those interested in the issue include patients, providers, vendors and the government. Why has interoperability received so much … Continue reading

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Information Blocking: Possible Fraud Concern?

National Health IT Week was a busy time with regard to government announcements. First, the final rule for Meaningful Use Stage 3 and Modifications was released and second, on the same day, the Office of the Inspector General (the “OIG”) … Continue reading

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