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Backup vs Business Continuity

Backup and Business Continuity; Although these two terms are related, they represent entirely different mindsets when it comes to total data protection. How? Well, let me explain.   Backup vs. Business Continuity: What’s the Difference? Backing up your data is essential for your business, and it answers the questions: Is my information safe? Can I...
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Better Connecting With Your Patients

The healthcare industry has so many working parts it’s hard sometimes to take a step back and look at what really matters, patients. Practices are usually so focused on HIPAA compliance, managing their office, IT services, and documentation that they sometimes forget the basics of patient nurturing and retention. Finding better ways to connect with...
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10 Ways to Protect Yourself on Cyber Monday 2019

Cyber Monday — the online-only version of Black Friday that takes place today, the Monday after Thanksgiving — will be the most significant online sales day of the year. BlackFriday.com estimates that this year’s Cyber Monday will generate $9.48 billion in sales. That’s a more than 20% increase over 2018. While consumers search online for deals, cybercriminals...
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HIPAA VS HITRUST

If you own a healthcare practice or just working one, then you are very familiar with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996. HIPAA is a set of rules and best practices that healthcare organizations my maintain compliance with to secure patient data and avoid potentially massive fines. This system had worked...
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Project Nightingale

Google has been a hot topic this month in the healthcare industry and for a good reason. Announcing their $2.1 Billion acquisition of Fit Bit and their creation of Google Health and Verily has caused quite a buzz. The most current news introduces news that is exciting and concerning at the same time, Project Nightingale....
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Hardware as a Service – Why You Should Purchase Hardware Through Your IT Company

Technology is changing fast. Every year a new product comes out that changes the game. Every week a new update is downloaded to improve current technology. And every day, new ideas are born into existence for the next great tech innovation. Because of this, it can be hard to ensure that your organization is up-to-date...
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8 Pediatric Office Decor Ideas to Make Your Practice More Welcoming

Going to the doctor can be a little scary for everybody. However, for young children, fear of going to the doctor is much more prevalent. For example, a recent study showed that 50 percent of children ages 2-5 fear going to the doctor. Not only is going to the doctor a difficult time for these...
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Managed Services Provider — When it’s Time to Get One + How to Break Your Current IT Contract

We are living in the golden age of outsourcing. Today, businesses around the world recognize the value of focusing on the “core” of their company. In other words, they are trimming the fat of their company so that they can put more time and resources into the bread and butter of their business (i.e., how...
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