January 09, 2013
Former owners of a medical billing practice and four pathology groups in Massachusetts will collectively pay $140,000 to settle potential HIPAA allegations after medical records and confidential billing information for some 67,000 patients were improperly disposed of at a public dump, Mass. Attorney General Martha Coakley announced Jan. 7.
November 06, 2012
EXL Landa will host its annual 2012 Healthcare Symposium at The Westin Georgetown in Washington, D.C., November 14-16.
July 05, 2012
A recent study from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce shows that the coming years will see job openings growing faster in healthcare than in all other industries in 46 out of 50 states, and in the District of Columbia. Technology will be a key driver of this growth.
May 12, 2011
The Patient Privacy Rights Foundation and the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs announced Wednesday they will co-host the nation's first public summit to discuss the future of health privacy in the digital age. "Getting IT Right: Protecting Patient Privacy in a Wired World" will be held on June 13 at the Georgetown Law Center in Washington, D.C.
July 24, 2009
QuadraMed has announced that the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda, Md., will use the company's AcuityPlus productivity, benchmarking and outcomes system to optimize its nursing resources.
September 05, 2008
Merge Healthcare of West Allis, Wis. has launched a Managed Services initiative focused on the Merge OFF Site Disaster Recovery program, which provides HIPAA-compliant back-up of radiology imag...
June 24, 2008
The District of Columbia Primary Care Association will use Microsoft Amalga to enable the sharing of data among local hospitals and six community-based health centers that are part of a newly formed D...