Patient Privacy & Security

How to use apps to improve efficiency and security in the dental practice: Part 2
How to use apps to improve efficiency and security in the dental practice: Part 2In part two of a two-part series, explore several apps and security measures you should consider to simplify your day-to-day.
What you need to know about HIPAA compliance and patch management
What you need to know about HIPAA compliance and patch managementKeeping up with never-ending software updates can be cumbersome, but there are programs that can help—and ensure you stay HIPAA compliant.
7 ways to avoid becoming a HIPAA horror story
7 ways to avoid becoming a HIPAA horror storyYou've heard the terrifying stories of HIPAA-compliance failures and the havoc they can cause for a practice... but how can you ensure it doesn't happen to you?
7 ways to avoid becoming a HIPAA horror storyYou've heard the terrifying stories of HIPAA-compliance failures and the havoc they can cause for a practice... but how can you ensure it doesn't happen to you?
NYSDA endorses iCoreExchange HIPAA-compliant message exchange
NYSDA endorses iCoreExchange HIPAA-compliant message exchangeThe New York State Dental Association has announced that iCoreExchange is the preferred HIPAA-compliant email program for its members.
How to evaluate HIPAA compliance in your dental practice
How to evaluate HIPAA compliance in your dental practiceBeing 100-percent HIPAA compliant may be impossible, but risk assessment and management plans can save you from hefty violation fines.
Smart Training introduces Essentials compliance package
Smart Training introduces Essentials compliance packageThe platform is said to be the first DIY compliance solution for dental practices.
How dental EHRs can streamline referral processes
How dental EHRs can streamline referral processesCoordinating with outside specialists or referrals can be complicated and cumbersome—but EHRs could make it easier.
How to ensure your email is HIPAA compliant
How to ensure your email is HIPAA compliantThis month, in part two of a two-part series, Dr. Shuman continues his conversation with Robert McDermott, president and CEO of iCoreConnect, on the topic of HIPAA compliance and electronic protected health information (ePHI). This column provides greater depth on the required safeguards for HIPAA-compliant management of ePHI, as well as the relative security of cloud-based systems for the dental office.
Aspida Recovery and the cruciality of data backups
Aspida Recovery and the cruciality of data backupsHaving a backup system like Aspida Recovery can be critical in saving your practice in the event of a disaster.