Mobile healthcare and mobile therapy—using smartphones and other mobile devices in the health care setting—allow us to walk the talk…pun intended, toward greater work/life balance, patient-centered care and value-based reimbursement. Simpler, better mobile patient communications, empower us to improve efficiency.
Happy New Year. We at RingRx, makers of the premier HIPAA compliant phone system for doctors, have put together a quick checklist for you to help keep your practice HIPAA healthy while you manage more efficiently and grow and be more secure in 2017.
For about the last 30 years traditional phone systems have been the standard for most medical practices. These were bulky systems that had tape drives! Remember those? But they have evolved into the digital world with messages being texted right to our smartphones. During this time these messages changed from analog to digital.
As part of Obamacare, healthcare organizations were required to implement an electronic medical record (EMR). One main concern for healthcare providers and patients is the potential violation of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).