Are Chromebooks HIPAA compliant?

If you're a medical practice, you're probably tempted to give Chromebooks a try.  They're cheaper than a traditional Windows or Mac computer, and they're a lot easier and cheaper to maintain. But are Chromebooks appropriate for a medical company?  Can they be used to handle medical data?  Are Chromebooks HIPAA compliant? We think they [...]

By |2019-05-09T20:01:19+00:00February 28th, 2019|HIPAA, HIPAA and Computers|0 Comments

8 Tips for a Secure Laptop

Why is it important to have a secure laptop?  Losing a laptop or having one stolen can be disastrous for any business.  Not only will it leave you unable to work until you find a replacement, but if the laptop has Personal Health Information (PHI) on it, you might have to report a breach under [...]

By |2019-05-09T20:02:49+00:00September 27th, 2018|HIPAA, HIPAA and Computers|1 Comment