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
EHR 2.0 team participates in CED VMS showcase which connects local start-ups with businesses and mentors in the community. It is a great program for any start-up looking for guidance in marketing, legal and/or any other aspects of business …Learn more at EHR 2.0 wants to thank
The CED VMS supports innovation and entrepreneurial activity by matching entrepreneurs with skilled volunteer mentors. The program uses a team mentoring approach with groups of 3 to 4 mentors sitting with entrepreneur(s) in sessions that provide practical, day-to-day professional advice, coaching and action plans. See EHR 2.0
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced a proposed rule for Stage 2 requirements for the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Programs. Under the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, part of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
Great update on startup economy in RTP, NC area. Cednc.org Key datapoints: * 16,000 companies registered in wake county alone last year. * 1800 high potential companies * 40560 jobs * 600 VCs invested * 7.7 billions invested in 400 companies * 100 million single investment from
The NIST HIPAA Security toolkit application released recently is intended to help organizations better understand the requirements of the HIPAA Security Rule, implement those requirements, and assess those implementations in their operational environment. Per NIST release, target users include HIPAA covered entities, business associates, and other organizations
A great meeting with top vc firms in southeast discussing activities in the triangle area especially in tech., mobile and healthcare. Visit carolinas.tie.org for the panelists background.
Jim Murphy presented about challenges in healthcare IT security managing NC department of health and human services.Very insightful presentation and best practices to be used in healthcare IT setup.
HIPAA Job trend reveals gradual growth for healthcare IT compliance and security professionals … http://www.indeed.com/jobtrends?q=hipaa&l= hipaa Job Trends HIPAA jobs
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