This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of 3M for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.A few months ago, I wrote about a post titled "What is Visual Privacy and How to Avoid Visual Hacking." My goal was to define both visual privacy and visual hacking and offer solutions to protect sensitive data. I highlighted 3M™ Privacy Filters and how they can protect data both at … [Read more...] about The Growing Concern of Visual Privacy
Health Informatics and Technology
Anybody who has worked in the medical field has encountered tricky situations when complying with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act guidelines. HIPAA policies are vast in complexity, and they keep changing thanks to the updated Omnibus Rule, which was issued in 2013. The maximum HIPAA fines have also increased to $50,000 per violation, capping at $1.5 … [Read more...] about 8 Common HIPAA Violations You Must Avoid
This post is brought to you by 3M Company. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Nerdy Nurse.As a healthcare professional I am keenly aware of how important it is to keep protected health information (PHI) away from prying eyes. The Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) dictates strict laws and fines associated with breaches of … [Read more...] about What is Visual Privacy and How to Avoid Visual Hacking
Healthcare providers in a variety of settings are challenged with balancing providing patient care and maintaining the knowledge needed to interpret data. Technologies are evolving and many new systems are finding their way into the hospital.The field of cardiology offers some of the most interesting and intimidating technologies. The cardiac pacemaker is a complex piece of … [Read more...] about Learn Cardiac Pacemaker Concepts with the Pacemaker Power App
As a self-proclaimed nerd and an experienced clinical informatics nurse, I’m the first to advocate for the use of technology in the healthcare setting. However, I can admit that being passionate about technology can sometimes make it difficult to see the forest for the trees. So let’s examine whether technology actually improves the care provided by both doctors and nurses and … [Read more...] about Health Informatics: Is Technology Improving Healthcare?