The Health and Human Services HIPAA Breach reporting page lists health systems fined up to $850,000 for HIPAA breaches that might have been avoided with enterprise imaging.
Avoiding those fines with enterprise imaging is one of three benefits Amy Vreeland cites in her recent blog post, Enterprise Imaging: Value Proposition and Image Exchange. She and Christopher J. Roth, MD, co-chair the Enterprise Imaging Value Proposition Subgroup under the Joint Workgroup of HIMSS and Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine. The workgroup members develop best practices and strategies for ensuring enterprise imaging data is part of a patient’s electronic health record.
Find out more about the benefits of enterprise imaging in the blog post.