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Privacy & Security

March 13, 2020
West Virginia’s two senators, Republican Sen. Shelley Moore Capito and Democrat Sen. Joe Manchin, have reintroduced legislation aimed at modernizing 42 CFR Part 2 regulations.
August 26, 2019
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration on Thursday proposed a series of revisions to 42 CFR Part 2 regulations in an effort “to facilitate better coordination of care for substance use disorders which will also enhance care for opioid use disorder.” Among the proposed…
August 15, 2019
There is a lot of work being done in Washington to address substance use disorders, Slingshot Solutions principal Andrew Kessler told NCAD East attendees on Thursday. “But we’re still not at the point where policymakers fully understand the disease,” he said. “And as a result, policies are…
February 21, 2019
Like all stakeholders, those in behavioral healthcare must implement the best infrastructure to support information sharing, collaborative care and accurate analytics.
July 06, 2017
Providers like the convenience of messaging colleagues and patients, not realizing that they could be violating HIPAA regulations by sending protected health information. It’s a fairly common problem.
February 06, 2017
Providers must confer with federal HIPAA guidance as well as state laws permitting patients access to their clinical records upon request.
August 02, 2016
The American Telemedicine Association report card helps decision-makers assess which states are supportive of new telehealth services and which ones have failed to remove roadblocks.
June 15, 2016
Clinicians need to be trained to think through their ethical and legal duties related to confidentiality, that is, their duty to protect the patient’s privacy when using any app.
March 16, 2016
Providers of all sizes can take proactive steps to avoid security breaches while also creating a plan to react quickly if a breach does occur.
February 01, 2016
Population health is one of our ultimate goals, but you'll need to leverage your EHR and your data in increasingly more creative ways to reach that goal in the future. Here are some quick tips to start on the path.
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