Blogs

2017 Courses

Attention Training Supervisors! It's time to register for 2017 courses.

2017 Courses will not appear until you have registered your staff for the new 2017 courses.

To register staff:

1. Sign in with your training supervisor log in
2. Click on the STAFF page, then click directly on a staff members name
3. Click on Edit Profile (top left hand corner after clicking on a name)
4. Check the boxes next to the 2017 courses you want them to take and SAVE. The next time your staff member logs in the new courses will appear.

Have more than 20 staff members?

HHS Calls for Increased HIPAA Enforcement

In late September of this year, the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Office of the Inspector General (OIG) released two studies that called for increased oversight and enforcement of HIPAA.

Wearable Health Tech and HIPAA

Wearable health technology like the Fitbit is causing a major gray area to emerge in terms of health information that may or may not be protected by HIPAA.

Wearable Health Tech and HIPAA

Wearable health technology like the Fitbit is causing a major gray area to emerge in terms of health information that may or may not be protected by HIPAA. These pieces of wearable health technology are known for tracking and collecting health information; but what many don’t know is that while you might assume that this information is protected by HIPAA, it may very well not be.

 

How Does HIPAA Apply after Death?

We all know that HIPAA regulations are in place to protect sensitive health information, but what about this sensitive health information after a person dies? Here is what you need to know about HIPAA and how it applies after death.

 

How Does HIPAA Apply after Death?

We all know that HIPAA regulations are in place to protect sensitive health information, but what about this sensitive health information after a person dies? Here is what you need to know about HIPAA and how it applies after death.

 

Healthcare Mobile Messaging Apps and HIPAA

New research shows that only 25% of healthcare institutions who make use of an official mobile messaging app are using internal, company-authorized tools.

Healthcare Mobile Messaging Apps and HIPAA

New research shows that only 25% of healthcare institutions who make use of an official mobile messaging app are using internal, company-authorized tools.

Everyday Health: Stay Germ-Free This Winter

With the coming of winter, you might be looking forward to the holidays, spending time with family, playing in the snow, and more, but there’s one thing that no one looks forward to at this time of the year, and that’s getting sick.

Safety Tips for Cooking the Thanksgiving Turkey

We’re in a mix of the holiday season once again, and Thanksgiving is coming up quickly! However, nothing can ruin a great Thanksgiving dinner like a case of bad food poisoning. It’s important to take precautions and make sure that your family is safe from the dangers of undercooked meat. Because a turkey isn’t something that most families cook everyday, there’s a higher risk of getting a foodborne illness. Here’s some tips on cooking the turkey, and making sure that doesn’t happen...
 
Thawing the turkey
 

Syndicate content