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Medical Device Enforcement and Quality Report

By Anne K. Walsh & Adrienne R. Lenz, Senior Medical Device Regulation Expert — In light of recent criticism of FDA’s oversight of medical devices, it is curious why FDA did not release a report touting the success of its … Continue reading

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Quality vs Quantity

Which is worse, theft and improper disclosures of PHI, or hackers?  Most HIPAA data breaches are the result of either theft (often done by employees) or simple improper disclosures, such as sending data to the wrong location.  While we should … Continue reading

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CMS Introduction to the Hospice Quality Reporting Program (HQRP)

The Hospice Quality Reporting Program (HQRP), mandated by the Affordable Care Act of 2010 directs the Secretary to establish quality reporting requirements for hospice programs. A new CMS webinar was scheduled to explain the basics of the Hospice Quality Reporting Program … Continue reading

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Free application lets users shrink JPG images with no loss in quality

Via the Shrink Me FAQ: “Why should I compress images? Image compression is ideal if you want to make your site / app load faster or to save some storage. Do compressed images suffer from quality loss? No, your images … Continue reading

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Google’s Search Quality Raters and Algorithmic Changes

If you’ve done any research at all about search engine optimization (SEO) and online marketing for your law firm, you’ve discovered that search engines like Google rely on algorithms to determine what is relevant and important for every given search … Continue reading

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