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A Year of Uncertainty: Healthcare in Flux

Healthcare experienced a large degree of uncertainty and fluctuation in 2017. Almost no day passed without news of action or activity impacting the industry. All of the back and forth left healthcare buffeted and ready for a rest. Unfortunately, that … Continue reading

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Relief from HIPAA: When, If Ever, Is It Necessary

The seemingly non-stop move from one natural disaster or health emergency to another places a significant strain on the healthcare system. Providers either cannot reach a facility, whether hospital or otherwise, or patients overwhelm a particular facility. Additionally, patients from … 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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