OnPage News: HIPAA Guidance for Mobile Apps

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OnPage Corporation is the Secure Messaging/Critical Alerts Leader: Learn More…   New HIPAA Guidance For Mobile Apps, Health Info Exchange HHS Outlines Scenarios Where Regulations Kick In Article Courtesy of:  GovInfo Security Federal regulators have issued new guidance, including material to clarify for healthcare entities and software developers various scenarios where HIPAA regulations might apply to mobile health applications (mobile apps), including situations when patients use smartphones to collect or transmit personal health data. Some privacy and security experts say the new mobile application guidance material from the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights addresses a topic that is not only a current source of confusion for many covered entities and business associates, but also is likely to become increasingly complex as more consumers use smartphones and other devices to help manage chronic illnesses and other health issues. “This guidance is important since some developers still […] Read more »

OnPage deemed an essential “IT power tool” by InfoWorld

Mobile apps aren’t just revolutionizing the consumer experience. OnPage was selected in a list of powerful apps now invading the enterprise that helps IT leaders keep their systems running smoothly. Reporter Robert Scheier interviewed me and one of our customers, Michael Kipp from Vocus, for his article, “Mobile apps: The IT pro’s new power tool.”     In the article, Kipp explains that his 13-member site operations team finds OnPage on the iPhone more reliable than the expensive pagers the firm used up until last year. Jump over to the InfoWorld article to get the full story. Please follow and like us: Read more »