The 6 Most Common HIPAA Violations (and how to avoid them)

By: BJ Neller   /   August 26, 2017

Earlier this year, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center Inc. (St. Luke’s) paid it $387,000 to settle violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). Specifically, HHS accused an employee of the Spencer Cox Center of carelessly disclosing a patient’s protected health information […]

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More Surprising Facts about E-Waste

By: BJ Neller   /   July 5, 2017

Electronic devices have a life cycle just like nearly everything else in this world. They are created, used, become obsolete and are then disposed of. It is the final part of their life stage where the problem arises. E-waste is a growing problem globally because some companies and individuals behave irresponsibly when it comes time […]

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Tips for Safe Computer Disposal

By: BJ Neller   /   May 9, 2016

So your company has finally moved on to faster more reliable computers and your employees are happy as proverbial clams. Productivity can improve, you have larger drives to work with plus you have a system that accommodates the newest software updates. All is well. Well, not quite. Now there is the problem of how to […]

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