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Do HIPAA Privacy & Security Laws Apply to College & University Student Health Clinics?

Protecting Student Health Information
Opinions vary on whether HIPAA applies to student health services. If it is determined that HIPAA Rules apply to student health clinics, the financial penalties and administrative burdens for not complying with HIPAA are significant. Read Medicat’s white paper to learn more.

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Improve Immunization Compliance in your Clinical Programs

Do your goals for immunization management include improving coordination, efficiency, compliance, and accuracy?

This comprehensive guide provides valuable insights on the importance of compliance in immunization management, the risks of non-compliance, key components of an effective immunization tracking program, achieving full compliance, and more.

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Why should your EHR Vendor and their Hosting Facility have SOC 2?

Protecting Student Health Information
It seems everyone understands that a SaaS Hosting Facility must be certified at the highest current federal standards. But no-one seems to question why their EHR vendor, who has access to the same patient ePHI, hasn’t completed the same examinations. The following information is provided to help explain why your EHR vendor should be examined by an independent third party, what SOC is, why Medicat chose the more rigorous Type 2 SOC 2 Examination on your behalf, and what that means to you. Download the full paper to learn more.

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Private Cloud EHR with 99.99% (Four Nine) Guarantee

Medicat partners with TierPoint to provide the only Private Cloud EHR Hosted Solution for College Health that offers a 99.99% (Four Nine) Uptime Guarantee as part of the Service Level Agreement (SLA). This document will explain why that investment is important to you and why it is critical to the security of your students’ electronic Patient Health Information (ePHI).

Private Cloud is like public cloud in offering scalability and self-service, but it does so through proprietary architecture. Unlike public clouds, which deliver services to many organizations, and share a computing infrastructure across different users, business units, or businesses, a private cloud is a privately provisioned data center at the hosting facility.

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What “Meaningful Use” Means for College Health

Supporting Student Wellness & Success
The underlying visions of Meaningful Use and College Health are tightly aligned in support of Wellness. This paper describes what Meaningful Use is and makes a case that the College Health community should enthusiastically embrace a leadership role in its adoption within the rapidly evolving national healthcare policy landscape.

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The Evolving EPCS Landscape: A Prescription for Stopping Opioid Abuse

An Industry Briefing
Enabling physicians to electronically prescribe controlled substances may help curb the widespread abuse of opioids by increasing prescription security, improving patient safety and reducing the practice of “doctor shopping” to fill unnecessary prescriptions. Read the full white paper from our ePrescribing parter, DrFirst.

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The Evolving Landscape for ePrescribing Controlled Substances (EPCS)

An Industry Briefing
There is an epidemic of addiction, abuse, and diversion of controlled substances in this country and worldwide. This industry briefing is designed to provide meaningful data and up-to-date resources about the benefits of electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS).

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