Tag Archives: mental health and HIPAA compliance

Platforms That are HIPAA Compliant

If the site you are using does not require you to sign an agreement of some sort, then your practice could be at risk. To avoid this, [...]

Are You Exposed? 5 Major Threats to Your Mobile Device

With the ever-changing HIPAA laws, your mobile device may seem more like that imaginary albatross than the simple, social tool the [...]

Patient Treatment Records and Ownership

… One of the common questions asked is who is the owner of treatment records kept by therapists or counselors? The question is asked [...]

Informed Consent: Part 2

… In the March 2006 (Volume 1) issue of the Avoiding Liability Bulletin, I briefly wrote about and contrasted the words “consent” and [...]

Informed Consent: Part 1

… In the July 2006 issue of this Bulletin I answered one of the several questions I raised about “informed consent” – that is, whether [...]