Health IT Security
April 7, 2015
HIPAA regulations are a necessity for covered entities, but if a recent survey is any indication, they could also be creating a communication obstacle for providers.
The majority of surveyed providers – 61 percent – stated that HIPAA regulations pose an obstacle to communication and collaboration within the care team, according to a PerfectServe survey.
However, respondents also indicated that working to improve secure communications was a goal for their organization.