select
 

BlogPosts

Errors:
Category:
Posted 11/30/2015 by dbaileypt in Secure Messaging and File Delivery - HIPAA Compliant Email   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 52
Healthcare Email Security Still Needs Improving
Despite the fact that so many data breaches have impacted the health care sector in the past few years, and a high percentage of them have been traced back to poor email security, it does not seem as though industry players are really rising to the challenge. This is disheartening to say the least,...Read More
Posted 10/5/2015 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 112
Tips for Cyber Security in Your Dental Practice
With the risk of a cyber-security breach increasing on a daily basis, below are some tips that will help a dental practice owner maintain the security that they need in order to protect patient information. Use Strong Passwords and Change Them Regularly Selecting Passwords Choose a...Read More
Posted 9/25/2015 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 88
Tips for Cyber Security in Your Dental Practice
With the risk of a cyber security breach increasing on a daily basis, below are some tips that will help a dental practice owner maintain the security that they need in order to protect patient information. Plan for the Unexpected Create data backups regularly and reliably. Begin...Read More
Posted 9/15/2015 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 379
Insurance Checklist for Your Dental Practice
Many times a dental practice owner will ask about certain insurance coverages and exactly what each particular type of insurance covers. Below is a list of insurance for businesses and their specific purpose: PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE Malpractice coverage for individuals, corporations,...Read More
Posted 9/8/2015 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 92
Tips for Cyber Security in Your Dental Practice
With the risk of a cyber-security breach increasing on a daily basis, below are some tips that will help a dental practice owner maintain the security that they need in order to protect patient information. Use a Firewall Unless your Electronic Health Record (EHR) is totally disconnected...Read More
Posted 9/1/2015 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 88
Tips for Cyber Security in Your Dental Practice
With the risk of a cyber-security breach increasing on a daily basis, below are some tips that will help a dental practice owner maintain the security that they need in order to protect patient information. Establish a Security Culture Build a security-minded organizational culture so...Read More
Posted 7/27/2015 by dbaileypt in Secure Messaging and File Delivery - HIPAA Compliant Email   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 42
New Survey Reveals Consistent Failures in Healthcare IT Security
It might seem as though journalists and analysts have been beating a dead horse with the information on healthcare's severe IT security struggles, but awareness is critical in the fight against modern cybercrime. This is especially true given the widespread prevalence of data breaches caused by...Read More
Posted 6/17/2015 by dbaileypt in Secure Messaging and File Delivery - HIPAA Compliant Email   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 65
The Future of Dental Healthcare IT Will Pose Risks
Healthcare providers were constantly under the gun when it came to the safe deployment of new technologies throughout the past several years, and it would be hard to argue that the sector at large has been highly successful in these endeavors. This is not to underplay the extreme efforts and wealth...Read More
Posted 6/10/2015 by dbaileypt in Secure Messaging and File Delivery - HIPAA Compliant Email   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 108
The Latest Healthcare Breach Might Be the Worst
Healthcare data breaches have been growing in frequency and subsequent damages for years now, while the vast majority of the events actually take place on a smaller scale among community providers. However, in the past couple of months, this has not really been the case, with serious breaches that...Read More
Posted 6/3/2015 by dbaileypt in Secure Messaging and File Delivery - HIPAA Compliant Email   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 46
Data Breach Threats Shift for Healthcare Firms
In the past five years or so, a wealth of research and analysis has been released regarding the most common causes of data breach, as well as the associated costs of experiencing one of these events and how many entities have been impacted. What has been among the more common themes throughout that...Read More
Posted 5/26/2015 by dbaileypt in Secure Messaging and File Delivery - HIPAA Compliant Email   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 100
Time is Now To Focus on HIPAA Compliant Practices
The Health Information Portability and Accountability Act is almost 20 years old at this point, which might lead some to believe that the medical sector has a tight handle on the requirements therein. However, the statutes were never that simple, and the rapidly evolving face of health care - most...Read More
Posted 5/14/2015 by dbaileypt in Secure Messaging and File Delivery - HIPAA Compliant Email   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 57
Common Threats to Health Data Security and Their Consequences
The health care industry has been under the gun of late because of the increasing prevalence of major data breaches that have exposed the medical records of millions of individuals around the globe. As more entities fall victim to these events, regulators, advocacy groups, the general population...Read More
Posted 5/7/2015 by dbaileypt in Secure Messaging and File Delivery - HIPAA Compliant Email   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 85
Dental Health Care Still Struggling with Email Security
The health care sector has come under fire of late due to an increased prevalence of data breaches, privacy failures and more, while many of the more damaging events have actually been the result of relatively simple mistakes. Although the retail sector would appear to be the most at risk of...Read More
Posted 3/30/2015 by dbaileypt in Secure Messaging and File Delivery - HIPAA Compliant Email   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 484
How dentists should comply with HIPAA
Dentists should ensure their methods of HIPAA compliance are up to date. According to Dentistry IQ, all positions within the dental field have to know how to approach the legislation, including receptionists, assistants, dental hygienists and IT professionals. HIPAA has been changing due to various...Read More
Posted 3/6/2015 by Colington Consulting in Help with HIPAA Compliance   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 101
HIPAA Compliance – Waiting for the Other Shoe to Drop
The expression “waiting for the other shoe to drop” appears to have originated in the early 1900’s and is often associated with the arrival of a seemingly inevitable event. I speculate we are at that point in terms of ramped up HIPAA compliance enforcement. The recent Anthem data...Read More

Total Blog Activity

701
Total Bloggers
6,664
Total Blog Posts
1,486
Total Podcasts
726
Total Videos

Popular Categories

Sponsors

Townie Perks

Townie® Poll

Have you ever paid for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for your practice website?
  

Connect with Us

Download our Apps
Follow Dentaltown
Follow Howard Farran
Follow Townie Meeting
WITH DENTALTOWN . . . NO DENTIST WILL EVER HAVE TO PRACTICE SOLO AGAIN®

WWW.DENTALTOWN.COM - WHERE THE DENTAL COMMUNITY LIVES®

©1999-2017 Dentaltown, L.L.C., a division of Farran Media, L.L.C. · All Rights Reserved
9633 S. 48th Street Suite 200 • Phoenix, AZ 85044 · Phone: +1-480-598-0001 · Fax: +1-480-598-3450
Email Administrator: lorie@dentaltown.com