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Let’s Make Interoperability Easier For Everyone

One of the significant ways that ScanSTAT makes things easier for everyone is related to the concept of interoperability. Interoperability is “the ability of computer systems or software to exchange… Read More

Compliance Best Practices for Medical Records Management in 2021

As ever, compliance remains paramount for proper medical records management. In 2020, the industry saw significant changes in staffing models as COVID-19 began to spread. Hospitals and healthcare systems ran… Read More

October 2020 Medical Records News Roundup

We’ve rounded up the top medical records industry articles from October 2020. Check out key health information news highlights below. Celebrating Health Information Professionals Week 2020 Health Information Professionals (HIP)… Read More

Security Best Practices for Remote Medical Records Workers

As medical practices and hospitals pivot due to COVID-19, many workers are being asked to work remotely for the first time. In turn, scammers have been taking note and have… Read More

42 CFR PART 2 MEDICAL REQUESTS

With the United States placing emphasis on fighting The Opioid Crisis, more and more substance abuse treatment centers and care providers are being established in communities across the U.S.  As… Read More

Three Lessons From a Public Single Patient Breach

It’s happened to all healthcare organizations – a miskeyed fax number, a misfile in the patient chart missed during audit – leading to a HIPAA unauthorized disclosure.  While unauthorized disclosures… Read More