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FTC Charge Settlement by Medical Transcription Service Underlines Importance of HIPAA Compliance

Posted by on July 24, 2014

The press release published by Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in January 2014 is a grim reminder of just how important HIPAA compliance is for a medical transcription company. The California-based … Read More

Childhood Obesity Programs Reduce Blood Pressure

Posted by on July 21, 2014

A new study reports that obesity prevention programs may help to lower blood pressure in kids (even if they don’t reduce fat). The study conducted by researchers at the University … Read More

Research Reveals Children Living on Farms Have Low Allergy Prevalence Rates

Posted by on July 18, 2014

Several studies have revealed that the prevalence of allergies is low in children who live in farms. In a study published in the official journal of American Academy of Allergy, … Read More

Addressing Medical Transcription Mistakes caused by Content Errors

Posted by on July 14, 2014

Quality is the most important concern in medical transcription. High error rates put patient safety at risk. Moreover, physicians would have to spend a lot of time and money to … Read More

Data Breach Triggered BMC to Fire a Medical Transcription Service

Posted by on July 10, 2014

Boston Globe reported this April that the Boston Medical Center (BMC) ended ties with a medical transcription service provider once they found that the records of about 15,000 patients in … Read More