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Cloud Computing: Healthcare Issues in a Digital Age – (Part Two)

Posted in E-Commerce (Internet Agreements and Issues), Healthcare, Technology Transactions

Hospitals and health care providers must often look to third party vendors offering cloud computing solutions, but are these companies well-prepared to meet the HIPPA / HITECH Act privacy and security requirements as well as other Federal rules, regulations and ordinances applicable to the commerce in the cloud?   Key concerns are privacy and security, as… Continue Reading

Cloud Computing: Healthcare Issues in a Digital Age – (Part Three)

Posted in E-Commerce (Internet Agreements and Issues), Healthcare, Technology Transactions

What are the challenges of PII data storage and privacy on cloud computing platforms?  How does a healthcare organization work with cloud computing vendors to address key information security and privacy compliance issues?  What are strategies for addressing the HIPPA privacy and security legal requirements and public trust concerns while in the cloud? One key… Continue Reading

Cloud Computing: Healthcare Issues in a Digital Age – (Part One)

Posted in E-Commerce (Internet Agreements and Issues), Healthcare, Technology Transactions

Cloud computing has garnered attention in the healthcare industry as a primary way to achieve electronic medical records compliance while reducing IT costs.   Cloud computing is all about DATA in a virtual work.   With cloud network-based services, healthcare organizations can distribute computing over a network of real and virtual servers scalable to process large volumes… Continue Reading