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ONC Wants Medical Practices To Have A Privacy and Security Officer | EMR and EHR

ONC Wants Medical Practices To Have A Privacy and Security Officer | EMR and EHR. I really like this blog post:  It makes sense that hiring privacy and security officers would … Continue reading

May 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Garbage in/garbage out – maintenance of an electronic health record

I worked on many peer reviews, quality assurance committees, and been through audits by various auditing bodies.  In paper, reading every single progress note, initial assessment, closing assessment, psychiatric assessment, … Continue reading

April 10, 2012 · 1 Comment

Peeling Back BCBSs $1.5 Million HIPAA Settlement Onion : Legal Health Information Exchange : New Jersey HIE Lawyer & Attorney : Health Care & Privacy Law : Helen Oscislawski

This article points to implications for those purchasing EHR systems.  Reading that fine print can save you headaches later.  It was always interesting to me to see where different social … Continue reading

March 21, 2012 · 1 Comment