Category Archives: Healthcare

Healthcare Information Security – What The Hackers Are Looking For?

Recently there was news about information hacks at Anthem, one of the largest health insurance companies. This exposed important information of millions of customers and employees. It is one of the evidences of information security hacks in the healthcare industry.

Be Careful While Making A Tattoo On The Skin

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According to the researchers of a new study, getting a tattoo done in your body may increase your health risks. You will be vulnerable to skin problems and issues that can get worse. According to the senior investigator of the

5 Technologies That Have Revolutionized Healthcare

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Technology has been a great help in the fields of finance, retail and communication. Now, it is being embraced by the healthcare sector increasingly. Through the implementation of technology, it will be possible to improve the healthcare provided to patients.

The Electronic Health Records Market: 2020 Growth Forecast

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EHR or electronic health records refer to the digital version of the medical documents, histories and charts that are maintained for each person. Thanks to the rapid advancement of healthcare technology, the industry has been making excellent use of these

Basics of EHRs Implementation-The Benefits of Gradual Adoption

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  Although the costs associated with implementing an EHR system are high, it is difficult to ignore its benefits. Therefore, healthcare professionals and organizations need to ensure that the electronic health report system is implemented in the correct fashion. Assessing

Patients May Pay the Price for Non-use of Electronic Health Records

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  Use of electronic health records (EHR) by physicians has been increasing steadily since passage of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, a provision of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.  HITECH imposes financial penalties

The Role of HIM profession in the 21st Century

 HIM professionals have critical roles to ensuring conformity with legal mandates applicable to the security and privacy of patient information. This has however proven to be challenging as a consequence of a constantly changing regulatory and legislative environment. Most important,

Healthcare Trends for 2015: What will Impact the Sector for the Remainder of the year?

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Thanks to innovation and technological advancement, there are a number of industries that have changed beyond all recognition during the last decade. This year will be the turn of healthcare, however, as existing concepts and measures and evolved to an

How to Live a Happy and Healthy Life Post-Retirement

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To experience any kind of health benefits during retirement living requires a strong sense of adventure and willingness to learn. It really all comes down to your mindset and choosing the best retirement housing facility that will provide all the

Things to Consider When Choosing Palliative Care

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As far as modern medicine has come over the years, there are still many illnesses for which there is no known cure. This is especially true if said illness is only discovered in the latter stages of its growth. Once