There are many benefits associated with a HIPAA compliant medical answering service. First of all, if you are a doctor's office and you need a medical answering service, it simply has to be HIPAA compliant in order to protect your patients and your practice. Any communications from your office to your patients or from your patients to your office need to be in compliance with all guidelines set fo …

Atlanta, Georgia — April 23, 2014 - TeleMed has a new version of the MyTeleMed app, designed to leverage Apple's iOS7 design requirements. This app conveniently works on both iOS6 and iOS7 devices. The app was developed for customers of TeleMed's answering service which includes physicians, nurses, and other medical staff, and it allows them to manage their important communications in a HIPAA-c …

Health data breaches involving more than 500 patients rose to 498 and affected 21,141,322 patients, according to a HIP/SA analysis of OCR data from Sept. 18 through Oct. 17. This came after a month in which no new breaches were reported and when breaches totaled 489 and affected 21,021,132 individuals. The leading reason for major breaches continued to be theft, accounting for 250 by itself, …

AnswerStat magazine is the leading magazine published specifically for healthcare call centers and is distributed to qualified readers, decision makers, and influencers at hospital call centers and medical related contact centers worldwide. Telemed is featured on pg 18.

The HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR) reported it received 74,554 complaints, suggesting that it received 878 complaints in September, a drop of 114 complaints (992) complaints in August. It received 835 complaints in July. Although there was a significant drop, the rate of complaints appears to remain well over 800 on a monthly basis. Of the 26,513 HIPAA complaints that fell within OCR's juris …

Telemed Inc. Introduces Mobile App and HIPPA Compliant Medical Messaging Convergence. Manage Your Important Medical Messages With No HIPAA Issues Through The Completely Secure MyTeleMed APP for iOS , Android and Blackberry devices. Finally, you can rest assured that you will be notified of patient requests and be able to manage all your important medical messages in one easy to use APP and docu …

We listened to the feedback from doctors and medical offices and as a result have made many upgrades to our mobile app. Items include, notification repeat, quiet time, upgrades to the user interface and web services. Learn more about our mobile app upgrades.