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HIPAA, Texting, and PHI - OH MY!

Posted on Mar 11, 2021 by Karla Socci Somers

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    Nervous about texting your patients because of HIPAA regulations? We totally understand. It can be intimidating when you're trying to avoid compliance violations. But, the majority of patients want to be able to text their healthcare providers beyond just typing "Y" or "N" to confirm an upcoming appointment. So, how do you make sure you're staying compliant when texting?

    In this under-two-minute video, learn what HIPAA covers when it comes to Protected Health Information (PHI). It's the first video in a series to help you learn best practices for texting patients and avoiding violations.

     

    And, if you'd like to read more about texting and email compliance, download our free guide,

    "Become a Text and Email Compliance Guru"

     

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    Karla Socci Somers

    Karla Socci Somers

    Karla Socci Somers has been writing for the healthcare industry for more than six years, and before that, she wrote marketing copy and designed logos for a variety of small businesses. Her educational and professional backgrounds include interpersonal relationship communications, interest-based negotiation, conflict management, and graphic design. Karla has an affinity for rescuing German Shepherd Dogs who need extra help socializing with their humans.

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