Author Archives: Andrew Clarke

Stop nagging me!

Microsoft seems to be good at getting on our nerves.  I don’t know about you, but I’m tired of being reminded about upgrading to Windows 10 (free until July 29, 2016). While it would be nice if Microsoft made it … Continue reading

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Windows 10 security modifications

Microsoft is not furnishing concrete information on the HIPAA compliance aspects of Windows 10.  At the same time, they are pushing upgrading at us harder than ever.  Based on my research, there are no compelling reasons to upgrade if you … Continue reading

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The big Advantage to Medicare’s rising revolution

In case you missed it, the “Motley Fool” had an article this week about the rise of Medicare Advantage as the answer to the growing healthcare costs faced by seniors. In 2010 there were 39.4 million seniors in the U.S. … Continue reading

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Something old, something new

When dealing with PHI, some of the practices we have always considered secure need to be rethought. Gone are the days of wired phones, fax machines and answering machine. When you send a fax or leave a message today, you … Continue reading

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Two-factor authentication – pros and cons

What is two-factor authentication?  Two-factor authentication adds an additional layer of security to transactions, both online and offline.  When you login using a username and password, that’s considered single-factor authentication.  When you swipe your credit card and don’t have to … Continue reading

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