Is the ipad dying?

I don’t believe it!  Is the ipad dying?    Sales of iPads plunged by an astonishing 25% over Christmas, the company revealed in Tuesday’s quarterly earnings announcement. Holiday sales of iPads were down to their lowest levels in five years. … Read More

Breaches reported to HHS

I was browsing the website of breaches reported to HHS today to see what types of breaches are a common trend, and what is being reported.   I found some interesting statistics. From January 1, 2009 to today, there were … Read More

Healthcare IT Worker Shortage

I can’t help but repost this article from Healthcare IT news on January 19, 2016.  It talks about a healthcare IT worker shortage.  This is not new.  It is one of the reasons we started this company in 2005.  We … Read More

Power Outage and Your Computer

It’s been cold outside, even in the south.  That’s why I want to talk to you about a power outage and your computer.  When it’s cold, icy and windy, a power outage and your computer crashing are a strong possibility. … Read More

The End of Meaningful Use

I am a bit surprised the CMS Chief Andy Slavitt let the cat out of the bag when it comes to the end of meaningful use.  Not because it’s going to end, but because the replacement for it has not … Read More

Tier3MD can Provide Desktop Virtualization

What is desktop virtualization?  Simply put,  Desktop virtualization is software technology that separates the desktop environment and associated application software from the physical client device that is used to access it.  Tier3MD can provide desktop virtualization to help securely manage … Read More

Is Meaningful Use Ending?

Less than a year ago,CMS was describing Stage 3 Meaningful Use as something that “everybody will be doing”.  Hold on!  Is meaningful use ending in 2016?  From what CMS chief Andy Slavitt said on Monday, the meaningful use program is … Read More

Time to refresh?

Do you have a PC refresh program in your practice?  If so, it’s time to refresh.  I like to use January as a good refresh point for getting rid of all the old PC’s and putting new ones in.  I … Read More

Important IT Alert

  ALERT: Researchers uncover JavaScript-based ransomware-as-service SUMMARY: Security researchers have uncovered a new “ransomware” package that encrypts the files of victims and demands payment to restore them. The malicious code is different from previous ransomware in two key ways: it … Read More

Tier3MD to offer VoIP Services

Tier3MD, a leader in IT services for medical practices is now offering Voice Over IP services.  “We need to do this to not only keep up with the industry, but to provide a cost savings to our clients”, says Michael … Read More