Category Archives: Health IT

Telehealth Future: Unknown Outcome

Telehealth (and the subset telemedicine) have been touted as the technology of the future or the moment for a number of years now. Despite the continued recent promise, telehealth is not a new technology. It has been around in one … Continue reading

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More HIPAA and Telehealth

As the telehealth flood gates are being opened, privacy and security considerations still remain. HIPAA will continue to lurk in the background even with the Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) pre-announcing the exercise of discretion to not enforce telehealth related … Continue reading

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Regulatory Developments: COVID19 Disruption

The declaration of COVID19 as a pandemic and the United States declaring a national emergency to help contain and enhance treatment access have resulted in a number of changes to ease potential regulatory burdens or barriers in healthcare. Like so … Continue reading

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