Video Surveillance for Healthcare

Video Surveillance for Healthcare – Protect Your Practice

Security and Protection from Within your Walls   Now more than ever, Electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI) is increasingly valuable on the black market. That’s why it’s crucial to protect your practice from hackers and cyber-criminals. However, many providers and practice administrators overlook the need for protection from within their walls. As a result, disgruntled…

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Medicare – MACRA and MIPS

MACRA and MIPS in 2017

What are MACRA and MIPS? MACRA and MIPS, also known as The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015, are poised to drive health care delivery and payment reform. As a result, this change affects clinicians, health systems, Medicare, and other government and commercial payers. On May 9, 2016, the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid…

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Managed Services Provider

Managed Services Provider

What is a Managed Services Provider? A Managed Services Provider, also known as an “MSP,” is an IT industry term used to describe an outsourced IT department. MSP’s assume the ongoing technological responsibilities for their clients. Typically, a Managed Services Provider offers services such as help desk, onsite support, data backup, network security, phone system…

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ePHI security breach

Patient Data Compromised by Third Party Vendors

ePHI Security Breach at Large Healthcare Provider in Arizona In recent media coverage, Banner Health revealed that hackers might have accessed their patient health insurance records. As a result, cyber criminals compromised up to 3.7 million patient records. Unfortunately, this ePHI security breach occurred because hackers obtained access to their servers through a third party food service…

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Managed IT Services Provider Acquisition

Managed IT Services Provider Acquisition

Managed Services Provider Acquisition Innovative Computer Systems is actively looking to acquire a Managed Services Provider in the New York Metropolitan area. Ideally, we prefer an MSP with a client base in Healthcare and at least fifty percent recurring revenue. We’re also open to a merger of equals if there’s a strong synergy between our…

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Common Computer Terminology

Improve Your Technology Vocabulary

Improve Your Technology Vocabulary As one of the leading providers of Healthcare IT for over two decades, we understand that technology lingo can be a foreign language to healthcare providers and their staff. Not only can technology be intimidating, there are thousands of new computer terms being introduced each year. We know this can be…

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