Patient Privacy & Security

Awrel offers dentistry's first HIPAA-compliant texting application
Awrel offers dentistry's first HIPAA-compliant texting applicationThe free communication and collaboration tool is designed to improve business and clinical workflow.
Are your emails safe?
Are your emails safe?Why you need to be more concerned about email security — and what you can do about it.
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.