FTC’s First-Ever Health Breach Notification Rule Enforcement: Pixel Users Beware

May 08, 2023 at 05:38 pm by kbarrettalley

By Ashley L. Thomas, Shannon Britton Hartsfield, Anthony E. DiResta Holland & Knight   The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently initiated its first enforcement.... Read More

Law Enforcement Exception to HIPAA: What Providers Need to Know

May 08, 2023 at 05:37 pm by kbarrettalley

By Andy Baer, MD   Healthcare providers are well-versed in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Privacy Rule and the broad protection.... Read More

Employee Retention Requires Communication

May 08, 2023 at 05:35 pm by kbarrettalley

By Marti Webb Slay Keeping staff positions filled in today’s economy is a continuing challenge for hospitals. Two chief nursing officers say that that it is essential t.... Read More

Non-Invasive Encircling Laser Treatment Can Help Prevent Retinal Detachment

May 08, 2023 at 05:32 pm by kbarrettalley

By Marti Webb Slay   Ophthalmologist Robert Morris, MD, founding physician of Retina Specialists of Alabama and president of the Birmingham-based Helen Keller Foundatio.... Read More

Revolutionary New Clinic Offers Higher Quality of Life for ALS Patient

May 08, 2023 at 05:31 pm by kbarrettalley

Ansley Franco   Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, is a complex, incurable neurodegenerative disease that affects the motor neurons –neurons that control motor function.... Read More

May 2024

May 21, 2024 at 01:33 pm by kbarrettalley

Your May 2024 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!