HIPAA Tag

19 Aug 4 Important HIPAA FAQs for MSPs

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 was first passed in an effort to increase the portability of health insurance. Today, HIPAA has guidelines and regulations aimed reduce fraud and simplify administration. Although HIPAA regulations apply to health care professionals and entities that have access to patient health information, it is little-known that business associates of health...

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03 May 4 Reasons the Healthcare Vertical is Attractive to MSPs

Many MSPs take on clients in any industry or vertical for the sake of having a full roster of paying clients. They are only interested in having clients who are willing and able to pay for monthly services and aren’t as concerned with being specialized and unique. However, there are many benefits for MSPs who choose to specialize in a...

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13 Jan Comply and Survive: HIPAA Tips for MSPs

With a new year comes a fresh start, especially for MSPs who have struggled to understand HIPAA in the past. The start of 2016 is a perfect time to implement new policies in your MSP business that will allow you to work towards HIPAA compliance. In a recent eFolder Partner Chat webinar, HIPAA Policies and Best Practices from a Partner,...

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09 Nov 3 Things About HIPAA Every MSP Needs to Know

HIPAA officially stands for “Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act,” but for many managed service providers, it might as well stand for “Help! I’m Perplexed, Addled, and Anxious.” That’s because the rules governing the privacy of PHI (protected health information) can be murky and confusing for MSPs, who understand technology well but can sometimes find the intersection of technology and...

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15 Oct 5 Reasons to Add Cloud-Based Backup and Disaster Recovery to Your Veeam Deployments

As Veeam enhanced its backup and replication offering with the Veeam Availability Suite v8, a new service was also added: Veeam Cloud Connect. This new service was designed to give Veeam partners the ability to seamlessly add off-site backup and disaster recovery to their Veeam deployments. Using Veeam Cloud Connect, administrators can easily choose cloud service providers and send backups...

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13 Oct 3 Reasons Anchor is a Better Fit Than OneDrive

eFolder hosted a webinar last week with Ryan Nobles, VP of Operations at Unified Systems Management. Nobles shared his experience with rolling out a business-grade file sync solution to his clients to replace free file sync alternatives, such as SugarSync and Microsoft OneDrive. Specifically, Nobles explained why Anchor is a superior solution for MSPs compared with OneDrive. You can listen to...

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12 Oct 3 Strategies to Consider When Deploying Anchor to Medical Clients

We’ve long celebrated the versatility and flexibility of our file sync and share solution, Anchor. In addition to its wide variety of features, Anchor also offers MSP-friendly benefits such as brandability and a multi-tenant interface. Especially for IT resellers with clients in the medical vertical, Anchor’s unique features and benefits give it a notable advantage over other file sync services in...

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05 Aug New HIPAA compliance whitepaper

A new whitepaper on how to use eFolder to help companies comply with HIPAA regulations is available in the eFolder Partner Center. The whitepaper first gives an overview of HIPAA, and then describes the specific HIPAA requirements and how eFolder helps companies meet these requirements. Partners have access to an editable version of the document and can rebrand it for...

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