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collecting patient information

What life was like before HIPAA and how it changed the healthcare industry

On Aug. 21st, 1996 President Bill Clinton signed the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). The intended goal was to focus on providing patients with quality care, protecting health records and offering different ways to strengthen doctor-patient relationships. Today, accomplishing these goals has been made easier, faster and more secure due to technologies designed...Read More

Collecting Patient Information More Easily

Who? ‘Hearing at Home’ is a hearing aid clinic that works according to an innovative model: Michael Combs, co-owner, or one of his colleagues or employees, attend to patients in their home. “I’m a mobile hearing clinic [and a] hearing specialist – I go to people’s homes, healthcare facilities, retirement facilities,” said Michael Combs. “I...Read More