Tag: COVID

New Podcast: HIPAA Refresher, Addressing COVID and other concerns

With us today is Joan Usher, a nationally recognized expert in the field of health information management. Find her at jluhealth.com. Today, we’ll be talking about HIPAA, the public health emergency, how to handle staff COVID testing in a HIPAA-compliant way, and more. Listen and subscribe on iTunes Connect, Spotify, or SoundCloud.

Pasadena SNF residents evacuated after COVID outbreak

Golden Cross, A Pasadena SNF, evacuated 63 residents late June 11 after it was stripped of its license amid a COVID-19 outbreak that claimed the lives of eight residents. As of June 11, there were 104 confirmed cases in the facility, including 72 residents, and 32 staff members.   The residents have been transferred to […]