HIPAA Help

5 Reasons Text-Based Remote Patient Monitoring Makes Sense

Patients want convenient, easy access to their healthcare providers, especially when it comes to communication. Physicians and other qualified healthcare professionals are looking for ways to implement more virtual care options. Even the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recognizes how the advances in communication technology has changed patient expectations. Physician practices, home health…

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How Texting Improves Healthcare Outcomes

  Dr. Keith Dressler, orthodontist and founder of Rhinogram, regularly uses text messaging to help patients break their thumbsucking habit. He shows parents a simple method, and invites them to text a picture later, showing the patient using that method. Dr. Dressler will text back encouragement, and for his patients, that extra step has made a world…

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How HIPAA-Compliance Can Drive Profits

You can profit from your own HIPAA-compliance. You just have to brag about it. HIPAA is complicated, nuanced, and demanding. Achieving full compliance is an ongoing challenge, and failing to comply can cost you millions in fines. But it turns out complying with all those rules and regulations can actually set your practice apart. It…

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Five Questions for a Certified HIPAA Professional

Elizabeth is a certified HIPAA professional at Rhinogram. Elizabeth Anderson spends her time at Rhinogram helping healthcare professionals achieve compliance. This week we asked her about the patterns she sees emerging across the healthcare industry. Are you a texter or a talker? Oh, I am most definitely a texter. I typically don’t have time to stop…

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