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What Is the Minimum Necessary Standard & What Does It Mean for Your Practice?

Do not be misled by complaining requestors under the wrongful claim of “Minimum Necessary” Violations. Annoyed and confrontational requestors may challenge the content provided in response to a request for… Read More

Consequences of HIPAA Violations Can Be Hefty, But Avoidable

The changes to the HITECH Act as of 2009 have ushered in a tremendous burden on medical practices for tracking and reporting possible breaches of protected health information (PHI). Being… Read More

A Nurse’s Love Language: How To Show You Really Appreciate Them

Many in healthcare are familiar with the 1995 classic relationship advice book The Five Love Languages: How to Express Heartfelt Commitment to Your Mate by Gary Chapman. For National Nurses… Read More

Analog or eFaxing and HIPAA

We are often asked at DataFile about faxing medical records.  With the changes to HIPAA Security and Privacy Rules from the HITECH Act and the many permutations and combinations of… Read More

Business Associate Agreement or Qualified Services Organization Agreement: Who Needs What?

With the opioid epidemic reaching crisis status in the United States, there’s been a lot of conversation in the healthcare industry about substance abuse treatment.  While there’s an increasing need… Read More

RIGHT TO ACCESS DOES NOT MEAN RIGHT TO AFFIDAVIT

By now most healthcare professionals have been forced to deal with attorney requestors misusing the HHS/OCR guidance on Right to Access in order to obtain copies of their clients’ medical… Read More

DataFile Technologies Announces New CIO

Health information management provider adds a Certified Healthcare CIO to leadership team Kansas City, MO April 30, 2018 – DataFile Technologies, a leader in health information management & technology, announced today… Read More

Shawn Whitcomb Named COO

After a nationwide search for the best COO candidate we could possibly find, we realized he was right under our nose the whole time! DataFile Technologies is proud to announce… Read More

A Veteran’s Day Message from our CEO

“Honor to the soldier and sailor everywhere, who bravely bears his country’s cause. Honor, also, to the citizen who cares for his brother in the field and serves, as he… Read More

DataFile Reveals Annual Release of Information Accuracy Rate

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – DataFile Technologies has released 2018 accuracy performance numbers for its healthcare release of information services indicating a consistently high quality level year over year. This announcement comes… Read More

DataFile Celebrates Employees With Big WIG Awards

DataFile just held our version of the Oscars on March 29th – one of our favorite events of the year! Our most valuable asset is our team of healthcare data… Read More

DataFile Technologies Welcomes New Legal Counsel

Kansas City, Mo. — December 4, 2017: Health information management solutions leader DataFile Technologies is thrilled to announce the addition of Valerie L. Craig, Esq. as Regulatory and Compliance Counsel… Read More