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Recent Blog Posts

Don't Rely on Zoom to be HIPAA-compliant

When we sign a BAA, it is important not to become complacent and assume that everything we do is covered. It is possible for us as therapists to use a HIPAA-compliant technology in insecure, HIPAA-noncompliant ways. It's possible…

Tags: apps, COVID-19, ethics, HIPAA, security

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3 Tips for Keeping Client Data Safe on Your Phone

Hopefully these tips help! Sometimes I feel like we’re channeling Smokey the Bear but “Only YOU can be HIPAA compliant.” With a few very easy and very safe steps, you can make sure you’re doing all you can to protect the data…

Tags: email, HIPAA, security

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Connected at the HIPAA

First of all, if you’re using email, you’re most likely making use of a cloud service – you’ve entered into an agreement with another company (e.g. Google, Yahoo, Microsoft) to provide a service to you and you’re using their systems…

Tags: email, ethics, HIPAA, security

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