Cyber Crime Lunch and Learn

Cyber Crime and HIPAA   Tier3MD has completed its Cyber Crime Lunch and Learn series.  With lunch and learns in Atlanta, Oklahoma, South Carolina, North Carolina and Savannah, we were able to pass on this important message to physicians and … Read More

Tips for your HIPAA Policy and Procedure Manual

Tips for your HIPAA Policy and Procedure Manual Here are some easy tips for your policy and procedure manual.  Policies form the foundation of an organizations expectations of its employees.  Without policies and procedures, there is no basis for guidance, … Read More

The Federal Health IT Strategic Plan

By Sheryl J. Cherico, CEO I must have some free time today because I am reading the Federal Health IT Strategic Plan for 2015-2020. It describes a set of overarching goals that align with HHS’ aims of improving health care … Read More

What is PHI?

What is PHI?  I have been asked time and time again…”What is PHI?”.  My usual answer is “protected health information” but really…what is PHI?  Basically, it can be summarized by all patient data collected and maintained for the operation of … Read More

5 Tips for cybersecurity incident Response

Re-Posted February 02, 2015 | Rick Kam, President and co-founder, ID Experts and Mahmood Sher-Jan, Executive vice president and general manager at ID Experts – From Government HealthIT. Experts and politicians agree that security and privacy incidents are a given. … Read More