Outsourcing PHI-related functions? What you need to know about HIPAA

Choosing to outsource various office activities that involve Protected Health Information (PHI) requires diligence to ensure compliance with federal HIPAA regulations. Many offices choose to outsource business activities such as billing, clinical record storage, or shredding. A covered entity, as […]

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Wash your hands!

The age-old “five-second rule” about food on the floor isn’t entirely about how long something sits on a surface – such as food on the floor – but more about how much bacteria is on that surface. As Aaron Carroll, […]

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