For nearly 20 years, HIPAA has existed to keep patient information safe. But as we move further and further into a technologically driven world, the simple rules of HIPAA may not be enough to keep patients’ medical records and data safe. In a 2014 survey, 90% of medical institutions reported a data breach, with some reporting as many as five separate data breaches. Continue reading Your Hospital’s Data Security
Big data is changing the way industries operate across the board, including the medical care industry. It’s allowing us to know more about the communities we serve, and create more personalized plans meant to really help people. On the operational side, numbers can help medical facilities function more efficiently. Data and analytics can be particularly helpful in creating strategies to close the revenue cycle on patient self-pay accounts.
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