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How to Outsmart Six Costs of Running a Legacy Health...

You have just replaced your legacy hospital, EHR, lab or practice management system with newer technology. One of...

Jan 18 6 min read
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What to do with Medical and Other Records when a...

The financial impact of COVID-19 on U.S. hospitals and health systems is in excess of the $202...

Aug 26 3 min read
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Where do I Find Medical Record Retention Laws for My...

Most healthcare organizations are aware that records must be retained for HIPAA purposes for six years from...

Feb 15

Patient Data Archived, but, What about Employee Data? HR Record...

Healthcare information management in the HR space requires a plan to manage current and historical employment records...

Aug 06

Record Retention for Physicians No Longer in Private Practice

Managing private practice medical records is a full-time job. There are record retention policies to adhere to,...

Aug 05 3 min read

HIPAA Safeguards to Consider When Archiving

Healthcare providers deal with HIPAA privacy and security issues every day. Staff members follow strict processes to...

Aug 02
Medical Retention

Creating a Medical Record Retention Policy

It is essential that health organizations comply with medical record retention laws both in their state and...

Aug 01

Purging Patient or Employee Records with HealthData Archiver®

Conversations with medical record, legal, and human resources teams about purging electronic patient or employee records are...

Jun 27 2 min read

Securing Chain of Custody for your Electronic Medical Records

While there may be some differentiation state to state about who ultimately “owns” a medical record, the...

Jun 25

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