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HIPAA

 
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.

HIPAA

HIPAA

HIPAA

Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act of 1996, Kennedy-Kassenbaum Bill Privacy A bill enacted by Congress in 1996 which established a comprehensive and uniform federal standard for ensuring privacy of genetic information; HIPAA broadens the scope of existing fraud and abuse provisions, and ↑ penalties for fraud violations by health care providers. See Fraud, Rebundling, Unbundling, Upcoding.

HIPAA

Abbreviation for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.

HIPAA

Abbreviation for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.

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Under the gain contingency income recognition model, the Company will recognize HITECH income when its eligible hospitals have demonstrated meaningful use of certified EHR technology for the applicable period and the cost report information for the full cost report year that will determine the final calculation of the HITECH payment is available.
Another field of HiTech Service LLC activity is remote client support that allows individual users to get professional IT help 24/7 with the list of provided services that have been previously available to the corporate clients only.
Because of HITECH, hospitals need to have things they've never done before in their IT strategic plans--like how does the physician strategy fit into the overall IT strategy.
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Compliance and cyber security expert, Ali Pabrai, CEO of ecfirst, a company that specializes in delivering IT services to the healthcare, government and financial industries, will walk participants through the checklist on how companies should correctly address HIPAA and HITECH mandates while leveraging international standards.
Clients' file storages contained millions of files; copying such enormous quantity of relatively small files was another problem HiTech Service have solved through intelligent scripting and compressing.
HITECH takes the quality of care one step forward and requires dental professionals to protect their patients' privacy," said Reed Wilson, PTG president.
To become HIPAA HITECH compliant, covered entities and business associates must now address both the legal and the data security requirements set forth by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
Under the partnership, HiTech Service established a remote offshore competency center, which is a multi-discipline, dedicated team that works side-by-side to support each other.
The HITECH Act directs the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to administer an incentive payments program that will make available significant bonus payments to eligible health care providers who adopt and demonstrate meaningful use of certified electronic health records (EHR).