Healthcare News & Insights

What health IT pros need to know about e-discovery

In addition to HIPAA rules and other laws, there’s a new compliance issue affecting health IT: electronic discovery regulations. 

The new legal risks created by mobile devices in health care

Mobile devices like smartphones and tablets are becoming popular in healthcare, in part because they give doctors easy and convenient access to the information they need to make fast decisions. But those devices also create new security and legal risks for healthcare organizations. 

3 legal risks of EHRs – and how to avoid them

Electronic health records can help providers improve care and operate more efficiently. But they can also create new legal risks for organizations that aren’t prepared.