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Health Management Technology
November 2008 | www.healthmgttech.com | Issue 11
Health Management Technology

Transparent Data Loss Protection for Healthcare


Hospital networks have basic data security for HIPAA compliance, but IT administrators often worry about what happens to data after an authorized user gains access. Patient information can be leaked by physicians or other staff using webmail programs, for example, putting the data into non-secure networks where it could be compromised. Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions allow hospital IT administrators to monitor the use of sensitive information and block or encrypt it as needed. This makes it possible to enforce HIPAA compliance rules by controlling user behavior – an area where the IT department previously had little or no control.

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What Truly Matters

Well, it’s November. As we wind down the year it’s important to remember that healthcare is bigger than politics.

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Transparent Data Loss Protection for Healthcare

The Web Conferencing Review


Texas Implements Foster Child EMR Program

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) has implemented an online Health Passport program, which provides more than 30,000 foster children to have automatically updating electronic records that can follow them to a new home. Read More

Health IT Assessment Report

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has released its latest evidence report and technology assessment through its Evidence-based Practice Centers. Read More

Intel Health Guide Trials

After receiving U.S. Food and Drug Administration Type 2 certification in July of this year, chip maker Intel Corp. formally announced trials will begin of its Intel Health Guide — a customized PC which utilizes the company’s motherboard and software to monitor vital signs and deliver health services to elderly patients managing chronic health conditions. Read More

HHS Secretary Praises AHIC

As the American Health Information Community (AHIC) formally concluded its work to coincide with the creation of AHIC Successor, Inc., Health and Human Services Secretary Mike Leavitt reflected on the organizations successes since its inception in 2005. Read More

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Speech and Imaging
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