3 Reasons Fractional CIO Is A Good Idea

3 Reasons Fractional CIO Is A Good Idea

Are you one of the many practices that have decided that having a CIO on staff doesn’t make sense? Maybe it’s because:

It’s too expensive.
It slows down innovation.
They’ll just get in the way. 

What about the risk you’re putting your business in by not having one? 

What if there was a way to get the benefits of having a full-time technology officer on staff, without building a new position into your corporate structure? 

Fractional CIO might be your answer.

Are You Breaching HIPAA While Texting Patients?

Are You Breaching HIPAA While Texting Patients?

Texting is no longer a fad; it’s a way of life. It’s one of the fastest, easiest ways to connect with the people most important to you. So naturally, it’s crept into the business world too. 

Why not text your clients and customers a quick message about an upcoming appointment? Why not answer messages with short answers? While that may be just part of doing business in some industries, it’s not quite as simple in the medical field.

How To Move Forward After a Healthcare Data Breach

How To Move Forward After a Healthcare Data Breach

“We’ve been hacked.”

That’s something no company director wants to hear. But in the medical industry, it can be even more severe. Data breaches can be costly; HIPAA violations add a whole other level to the costs. Over $19 million was paid out in HIPAA fines alone in 2017, with fees already reaching $8 million in 2018.

Of course, money isn’t the only thing you can lose in the process.