Monthly Archives: March 2013

HIPAA Omnibus Rule: What has changed and what needs to be done

March 25th, 2013 marked the beginning of the 180 day transitioning period in which covered entities, business associates and subcontractors will start to modify and update their policies, agreements, procedures, practices and forms to fulfill the compliance requirements of the … Continue reading

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mHealth: The Way Forward

The rate of development in the mobile technology industry is unparalleled and it is now making headway in the field of health IT. The recent influx of medical professionals adopting the latest sophisticated tools to enhance care delivery and engage … Continue reading

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Medical Device Interoperability

Medical devices are of paramount importance to patient care and well being such as the equipment used for clinical measurement, for instance x-ray imaging, temperature, blood pressure and critical life support. Although we depend heavily on modern medical equipment to … Continue reading

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The Future of Health I.T

The Health IT industry has been booming over the last few years, especially since the introduction and widespread implementation of Electronic Medical Records (EMR).  In the United States, health IT got a major boost in 2009 when the government introduced … Continue reading

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