The right electronic health record (EHR) hardware can make your practice more efficient, productive, and secure. It can streamline your workflow, improve patient care, and ensure compliance with the latest regulatory requirements. However, with so many options out there, how do you pick the right hardware for your practice? This guide will delve into the […]
There is a reason medical records are regarded as confidential. In addition to general respect for privacy, their illicit disclosure has caused social stigma and job discrimination for patients. In order to protect patient privacy, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was enacted, granting patients final say over access to their health records.
Mobile devices have become indispensable tools in the healthcare industry. Doctors, nurses, and other healthcare workers use mobile devices to access patient records, order medications, and communicate with colleagues. This increased use of mobile devices has created new challenges for healthcare organizations, including in areas of security and compliance.
All indications point to artificial intelligence (AI) being a game changer for the healthcare industry. And, in fact, it has already revolutionized healthcare for both medical professionals and patients. Let’s take a closer look at how AI has transformed the healthcare sector.
From the widespread adoption of electronic health records for seamless data management to artificial intelligence-driven diagnostics and telehealth services, technology is empowering healthcare professionals to deliver better care and improve patient experiences.
The rise of health apps and wearable tech has empowered individuals to take an active role in monitoring and improving their health. These devices and applications offer a range of features that can track various aspects of your well-being. However, not all health apps and wearable tech are created equal, and it’s crucial to consider […]
As the healthcare industry continues to evolve, so do patient expectations. Aside from receiving high-quality care, patients now also expect convenient and hassle-free experiences when scheduling appointments with healthcare providers. You can easily exceed these expectations with an online scheduling system.
With the widespread implementation of the Internet of Things (IoT) in healthcare, security concerns that were previously not considered have suddenly become a reality. In 2022, attacks using malware increased by 38% compared to the previous year. This equates to 1410 attacks per week – something device vendors must pay close attention to.
In a world increasingly dependent on technology, healthcare providers cannot afford to have outdated and inefficient systems. When people’s lives are on the line, there can be no room for tech glitches. That’s where managed IT services providers (MSPs) come in: they can maintain and monitor systems round-the-clock so that practices can focus on providing […]