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Three Lessons From a Public Single Patient Breach

It’s happened to all healthcare organizations – a miskeyed fax number, a misfile in the patient chart missed during audit – leading to a HIPAA unauthorized disclosure.  While unauthorized disclosures… Read More

The Lessons Embedded in Breaches

Data breaches are no longer abnormal – we hear about them daily across all industries.  It certainly seems like no company, provider of services, or industry is safe, and that’s… 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

Article: Seven Ways Records May Be Accessed Without Authorization

As the healthcare industry continues to evolve, so do the ways that protected health information (PHI) of patients can be compromised.  With more than 400 healthcare breaches in 2017, organizations… 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

Corporate Compliance and Ethics Week

DataFile Technologies takes our role as healthcare data experts seriously, and we recognize that our greatest compliance asset is our people. We’ve experienced significant growth over the past couple of… Read More