Recent Posts

Meaningful Use Stage 2: Security Considerations

Meaningful Use Stage 2 criteria beginning in 2014 has included several explicit and implicit security requirements which must be met by eligible professionals (EPs), eligible hospitals, and critical access hospitals (CAHs) to qualify for incentive payments. Recommendations on Stage 2 criteria from the Health IT Policy Committee

Read more

EHR 2.0 to participate in Health IT Fair on October 5th, 2012

As part of our ongoing commitment to the new graduates,  EHR 2.0 is proud to be part of the ecosystem that develops, nurtures and provides opportunities for future health IT professionals. EHR 2.0 strongly believes in providing opportunities for students graduating from new health IT program.  EHR 2.0 announces participation in the

Read more

Cloud Storage Provider Dropbox Hacked

DROPBOX HAS BEEN HACKED… AGAIN Lot of healthcare organizations rely on cloud storage providers for storing digital images, medical transcription records and other sensitive patient related information.  Dropbox is one of the leading cloud storage provider leveraging Amazon S3 cloud storage services for storing data. However, dropbox

Read more

Alaska Medicaid Settles HIPAA Security Case for $1,700,000

The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS), the State Medicaid agency, has agreed to pay the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) $1,700,000 to settle potential violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Security Rule.  Alaska DHSS has

Read more

OCR HIPAA Audit Program and Audit Protocol Update

Yesterday, OCR posted on its website the protocol used to conduct the audits required by the HITECH Act. The OCR HIPAA Audit program analyzes key processes, controls, and policies of selected covered entities pursuant to the HITECH Act audit requirement. OCR established a comprehensive audit protocol that

Read more

Join EHR 2.0 at NC HIMSS Spring Conference

EHR 2.0 will be presenting as well as conducting a workshop at the Spring Conference of NCHIMSS on  21-22 May, 2012. EHR 2.0 ‘s workshop is on 21 May 2012 from 3 p.m. -4.45 p.m. We will be covering Electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI) Risk Analysis & Risk Management Methodologies

Read more

EHR 2.0 presents at the Health IT workshop at CAARE Inc. on March 26, 2012

EHR 2.0 had a wonderful opportunity to be part of the Health IT workshop at healing with CAARE Inc. The event is designed for healthcare professionals and their partner agencies to learn more about health IT and other business processes. Learn more about the workshop at http://www.djltrainingandconsulting.com/caare.html Learn

Read more

Best practice for protecting from laptop theft

With increased convenience of laptop usage in many industries comes higher degree of data breach due to laptop theft.  Almost all segments, from NASA  to Hospitals,  laptop theft has brought in many damage to it’s reputations and  lawsuits.  Experts at EHR 2.o, have listed some of the best practice

Read more

EHR 2.0 to showcase at UNC-Duke Health IT Fair on 3/16

We’re pretty excited to be part of UNC health IT fair taking place on 3/16.  Read more about the health IT day, a partnership between industries, academia and healthcare organizations at http://chip.unc.edu/events.aspx  

Read more

OCR/HHS HIPAA/HITECH Audit Preparation Webinar Slides

There’s lot of interest in finding out what exactly a covered entity and business associate need to do to prepare for the upcoming OCR/HHS HIPAA/HITECH audit. We had a wonderful webinar with lot of good input from the participants today. Check out our webinar slides at: OCR-HHS

Read more
Page 13 of 14« First...1011121314