If this has happened to you, you are certainly not alone! People with bipolar disorder learn to be resourceful and there are many strategies you can use to choose another job or career and keep it safe from another unexpected episode.
When it comes to identity theft prevention within medical offices it only takes one break down in the system to cause chaos, confusion, and other ramifications. The costs associated with HIPAA and HITECH data breaches don’t stop at just the penalties enforced by the US Dep’t of health and human services but seep deep into the agency’s pockets. Costs associated with patient notification, legal costs, penalties, and loss of goodwill through bad press put practices at risk of closure with the first incident. With a few simple steps you can fix broken systems and provide some necessary preventative maintenance to processes that are diminishing.
Are there documents out in the open? Computers left unlocked. Are patient folders left accessible to non-essential staff? What’s going out in the trash? Where are unused computers left? Offices are busy places, and often we fail to think about these items for more than a minute, but what if it was your file?
For a web site that is sure to entertain even the most bored child this summer, visit the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for space related games and the chance to visit with an astronaut. For older kids, sign up to join a live NASA quest event and chat with space experts.