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What's a Health IT start-up anyway?

Before we walk the path of Health IT start-ups let’s have a look how that path is defined. What’s considered as a Health IT start-up? Is it the size of the organization or how long it exists? 523 more words


Innovation in healthcare, driven by start-ups

Healthcare is entering an exciting era. Trailing to other sectors in terms of innovation, start-ups are popping up all over the world to change the game. 156 more words


Technology, HIPAA and You Part 4: HIPAAtrek

Wow what a whirlwind of a month. Since my talk at BSides San Francisco I have been in Dallas, Chicago, San Diego, and points beyond working on the intersection of HIPAA and Infosec as a new paradigm for thinking about how we secure PHI. 824 more words

By the Numbers: 2009-2015 HIPAA Breaches

Here we are six months into 2015 and its time for the midway report on what has happened in the world of HIPAA breaches. It bears mentioning that the numbers below are ONLY representative of events impacting 500 or more individuals and reflects reporting up to June 23, 2015. 561 more words

Cool Startup: GenoSpace

Healthcare is drowning in a deluge of data. Decision-makers must somehow make sense of a heterogeneous array of information — demographic, clinical, patient-generated, treatment and outcomes data. 970 more words

Big Data

Health and Electronic Security

The rapid adoption of electronic health records (“EHR”) and other new technology in healthcare has resulted in the introduction of serious security threats.  Numerous stories and reports… 341 more words


Are mental health apps useful?

Mental health apps are taking the load off US therapists. Three to the test.


This app helps one control panic attacks. 592 more words