Manufacturing Vital Medical Devices and Products During a Pandemic

In the words of a York resident, “Have you heard of the York Plan? That’s us. We pretty much saved the world.”1 The setting was bucolic York County, Pennsylvania. The appropriately named “York Plan” was a 15-point initiative created by W. S. Shipley in the late 30’s to re-train workers, pool resources and coordinate production […]

In the words of a York resident, “Have you heard of the York Plan? That's us. We pretty much saved the world.”1 The setting was...

Getting Ahead of the Coronavirus Curve with Telehealth and Remote Care

We’ve discussed how robot-assisted care is one of the best ways to ensure that our healthy populations, including healthcare providers, don’t unnecessarily expose themselves to Coronavirus. Social distancing attempts to ensure that healthcare providers aren’t overloaded. This is a mitigation approach that, according to a study by Imperial College, may reduce peak healthcare demand by […]

We’ve discussed how robot-assisted care is one of the best ways to ensure that our healthy populations, including healthcare providers, don’t unnecessarily expose themselves to...

How to Get More Patients

In today’s digital world, people have an infinite amount of options when it comes to choosing care. And with government regulations like OPPS and the 21st Century Cures Act just around the corner, transparency and consumerism will only increase. How can your practice break through the noise? Here are five patient acquisition strategies that can […]

In today’s digital world, people have an infinite amount of options when it comes to choosing care. And with government regulations like OPPS and the...

21st Century Cures Act and Interoperability: Redefining Digital Health Experiences

The rules, defined by the HHS Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), mark the most extensive healthcare information policies the government has implemented since HIPAA. They require that both public and private organizations share information between patients and other healthcare third-parties in […]

The rules, defined by the HHS Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS),...

Medical Device Security: What the FDA Recommends to Keep Your Users Safe

The advantages of connected medical devices are obvious. Healthcare providers are given a 360-degree view of patient health metrics that matter – and that rich data, aggregate and realtime, is accessible through patient engagement software like Health Cloud. But the risks are also apparent. We’ve grown accustom to securing our digital lives by running anti-virus […]

The advantages of connected medical devices are obvious. Healthcare providers are given a 360-degree view of patient health metrics that matter - and that rich...

Four Salesforce HIPAA Controls For Compliance

We’ve found that Salesforce-oriented organizations can obtain compliance in very approachable ways. Salesforce has been trusted by regulated industries (fintech, government, and healthcare) for almost 20 years, provides app and infrastructure security at every level, and provides tools that we at Penrod utilize on every project that requires Salesforce HIPAA compliance. HIPAA is serious, and […]

We’ve found that Salesforce-oriented organizations can obtain compliance in very approachable ways. Salesforce has been trusted by regulated industries (fintech, government, and healthcare) for almost...