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Apr 29, 2021 by Holly Sagstetter
“Is Google Voice HIPAA compliant?” We hear this question quite often. This article will explore Google Voice, how it can be used in healthcare, and whether Voice’s texting feature is HIPAA compliant. Feature Download: FREE in-depth guide about Gmail and Google Workspace HIPAA Compliance (Download Now) If you’ve never heard of Google Voice, it’s a […]Read more
Feb 23, 2021 by Josh Ablett
Office 365 HIPAA Compliance is crucial for the healthcare industry as more and more entities are looking to secure their patient's sensitive information. The good news is corporate giants like Microsoft are making great investments and innovations in both robust security settings and HIPAA compliance for many of their most popular products. Office 365 has […]Read more
Jan 01, 2021 by Josh Ablett
Does HIPAA compliant Gmail exist? The answer is YES, if you set it up properly. Read on more to learn how! Google’s email, calendar, and productivity tools (recently renamed from G Suite to “Google Workspace”) are absolutely fantastic. They’re easy to use and very affordable. Google Workspace is also highly secure, but there are very […]Read more
Jan 01, 2021 by Josh Ablett
“What are my options for HIPAA compliant cloud storage? ” In recent years, cloud storage has risen in both effectiveness and popularity. Its convenience is undeniable– the ability to access your data from anywhere is amazing. But can business associates and medical providers take advantage of these services to store PHI? What exactly does it […]Read more
Dec 30, 2020 by Josh Ablett
Trying to figure out the best way to handle HIPAA Email encryption? How do you send PHI via email and still follow HIPAA? And how do you send encrypted email in cloud services like Gmail or Microsoft365? These are two of the most common questions we get. Want to Save Time? Get a free trial […]Read more
Dec 27, 2020 by Josh Ablett
Is Gmail HIPAA compliant? Many health care providers are required to adhere to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). This article talks about how you can send HIPAA compliant email. This act was designed to protect a patient’s personally-identifying information from being accessible to the general public. As more clinicians are electronically transmitting […]Read more
Dec 23, 2020 by Holly Sagstetter
We have heard from practices all over that want to start using Google Meet for telemedicine. One of their first questions is “Is Google Meet HIPAA compliant?” This article will explore Google’s Google Workspace, common questions about Google Meet and a quick comparison of other telemedicine/teleconferencing options. Feature Download: FREE in-depth guide about Gmail and […]Read more
Dec 20, 2020 by Josh Ablett
We've recently discussed whether or not Gmail is HIPAA Compliant. In short, it depends. Gmail is HIPAA compliant when set up correctly. But what about Gmail encryption? Is Gmail encryption HIPAA compliant? Once again, it depends. Gmail encryption also has the potential to be a HIPAA compliant email option depending on how you set it […]Read more
Dec 20, 2020 by Holly Sagstetter
Yes, you can use Google Drive in a HIPAA compliant environment, but only if you’re careful! That’s the quick answer. Read on to learn more! Every day we hear from practitioners who want to use Google Workspace in their medical practice. Google Workspace is easy-to-use, affordable, and can be HIPAA compliant. Most people want Google […]Read more
Dec 15, 2020 by Josh Ablett
Health care providers must follow the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Is Microsoft 365 HIPAA compliant, though? This act protects your patient healthcare data (PHI). As more clinicians are electronically transmitting patient records and other personal information to specialists and medical facilities, it is imperative that we ensure that information is secure because […]Read more