American cybersecurity experts have released a newly recommended set of guidelines to help healthcare providers, mobile health developers, and health IT vendors better store and protect EHRs and mobile devices.
As the current healthcare paradigm continues to shift to value-based care models with an outpatient emphasis, addressing outpatient clinical documentation is prudent.
The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) Connected Care Pilot Program, a $100 million telehealth initiative, will focus on delivering virtual care to low-income patients located in remote areas.
The US Department of Health and Human Services, which oversees AHRQ, said it was shutting down the NGC for budgetary reasons.
Data security lapses can also be investigated and charges filed against a healthcare provider or business associate under HIPAA and State laws