Tag Archives: Patient Engagement

To Record or Not to Record: Should Visits Be Taped?

A patient walks into a physician’s exam room with an ever present smartphone or another digital device. The patient is especially concerned for the information that could be discussed during this visit and wants to be sure that they can … Continue reading

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Don’t Skimp on Training: Know Patient Rights

What is the response when an individual submits a request to receive access to their medical record? The response can often be one of frustration over the time and effort that will go into compiling the record in response to … Continue reading

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Talking Cybersecurity with Mac McMillan

At HIMSS16, I had the opportunity to sit down with Mac McMillan, the Chairman, CEO and co-founder of CynergisTek, Inc., to discuss cybersecurity issues facing the healthcare industry. The discussion focused on ransomware, th e role of data in healthcare, … Continue reading

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