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Why Most HIPAA Compliant Texting Apps Fail

Physicians and nurses regularly communicate about patients via text message, but often these messages are sent using SMS or WhatsApp - despite the..

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Telmediq Mobile Application Demo Video

We have recently published a demonstration of our mobile applications. Please feel free to watch this 8 minute long video to get an understanding of the..

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Why Healthcare Needs Real-Time, Asynchronous Communication

Another day, another study confirming what SOME of us have known all along—by utilizing mobile communication applications (such as secure texting) in lieu..

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What Will FHIR Mean For Hospital Communications?

Finally, the era of modern web services has arrived to healthcare—and the next step is a doozy. If you haven’t heard much about FHIR (Fast Healthcare..

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5 Secure Messaging Predictions for 2016

The popularity and proliferation of health information technology (HIT) has led to the following quandary: how do we keep all that vital, personal..

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Why Are 90% Of Hospitals Not Using Secure Messaging?

With an announcement of increased HIPAA audits on the horizon in 2016, and some already record-setting fines levelled for 2015 violations, healthcare..

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Structured Messaging: Secure, Customizable Medical Team Workflow

Structured messaging protocols have come a long way since I first encountered them as a graduate student in a human-computer interaction course. Back..

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Breaking the Pager Barrier

Hennepin County Medical Center needed a change. As Minnesota's premier Level-1 trauma center, processing more than 21,000 discharges annually, as well..

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Blending Security and Usability in Mobile Healthcare

While many care providers and clinicians have come to accept communication inefficiencies as a relatively normal occupational hazard, the monetary cost..

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Beyond the Pager: How Secure Text Messaging Apps are Modernizing Healthcare Communications

The 1980s were responsible for a number of contributions to the advancement of technology—Walkmans, VCRs, the Apple II computer, and pagers all laid..

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3 Reasons Why your Secure Text Messaging App Needs to Talk to your EMR

There has been a recent surge in adoption of secure text messaging solutions within healthcare. Pagers and non-secured SMS messaging solutions are being..

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Why Voicemails that Contain PHI are a Huge HIPAA Risk in Healthcare

Just about every IT worker, clinician, and administrative staff member associated with a healthcare organization is aware of the HIPAA Omnibus rule that..

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