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For those that deal with ePHI or credit card data, infrastructure and processes need to adhere to HIPAA and PCI compliance regulations. Read related stories and learn how Liquid Web can help.

How to Stay HIPAA Compliant While Employees Work Remote

Ever since the United States introduced the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) in 1996, organizations that deal with health information have been greatly restricted in the way they store, transmit, and process data. Until recently, for example, nearly every company in the health industry knew not to use unsecured networks, unencrypted devices, and […]

Case Study: Generations Homecare System Relies on Liquid Web Through 15+ Years of Growth

When Generations Homecare System, the software solution created by Integrated Database Systems, launched in 2002, it was a locally installed scheduling program. As the customer base grew, so did the demands on the infrastructure, and it became apparent that Generations Homecare System would need to find a new hosting solution that could scale reliably, securely, […]

Liquid Web Is Selected as a Top Security Solution Provider by Healthcare Tech Outlook

According to Healthcare Tech Outlook, data breaches have doubled in the past few years to 133% in the healthcare industry. As technology improvements advance in the healthcare industry by using IoT, mobile apps, and the cloud, data security breaches can still occur if an organization isn’t implementing the latest security models. Healthcare Tech Outlook put […]

HIPAA Rules and Considerations for Dedicated and Tandem Database Hosting

Whether you’re in the Healthcare industry or your business model lends to clients in the Healthcare industry, HIPAA is likely at the forefront of your thoughts. But what is it, and how does it affect your data specifically? The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) is legislation establishing rules, regulations, and potential […]

What are the Top Challenges to HIPAA Compliance?

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) affects thousands of companies around the U.S., including many that support health care providers instead of delivering care directly themselves. Many organizations find HIPAA compliance challenging. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has found organizations non-compliant with HIPAA in 70 percent of its investigations, and […]

Staying HIPAA Compliant as a Small Business

The healthcare sector is rapidly changing. When the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act was signed into law in 2009, and the HIPAA Omnibus Rule was published in 2013, they set the stage for the rapid digitization of the American healthcare sector. This digitization has already dramatically improved the information available […]