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HIPAA and Zero Tolerance Policies

Does your organization have a zero-tolerance policy for violations of patient privacy? If not, perhaps recent events indicate the value of having such a policy. In an example of HIPAA policy enforcement, Tucson’s University Medical Center has fired three employees this week for violating patient privacy. The hospital reported that three workers were dismissed for…

Trying to Rest and Sleep When Mourning

How can we obtain badly needed rest and sleep when mourning the death of a loved one? The shock of the death sends our physiology into overdrive. Our normal routines are changed. We stay up late, eat little or nothing, and often have to deal with a variety of emotions especially depression. All of the…

Verbals, Part 1: The Gerund

Verbals: An Intimate View The VERBAL is NOT a little furry animal. It is like a multi-tasking worker who can do more than one thing at a time. Just as personal refers to a person, medical refers to medicine, legal refers to law, sexual refers to sex, and referral refers to a reference to anything…

The Great Benefits of Living in a Row House

At this point in time, when you feel that you are ready to venture into an independent life, having an own house is a goal that you are likely trying to achieve. There are plenty of options when it comes to types of homes that you can buy. One of the most popular choice are…

Stress and Your Immune System: 10 Ways to Relax and Rejuvenate

Stress seems to have become a constant factor in today’s fast-paced society. If left unchecked, it can wreak havoc upon our health. Learning how to effectively manage stress can mean the difference between being robust and full of life, or becoming susceptible to illness and disease. Stress can weaken the immune system and accelerate the…

Binary Options – Terms and Conditions

The binary options terms and conditions need to be read carefully before you start using the website of the provider. When you start using the website for placing a trade you are bound by the terms and conditions that have been specified therein. Terms and conditions Limitation of liability – The information that you read,…

Coping Mechanisms For Depression

Depression can be a source of a more serious emotional and psychological illness if you cannot manage it. At some point, if a depressed person cannot cope with his/her feeling of depression, they tend to build their own world and end up ending their own life. At another point, a depressed person does not have…

The Truth About Caller ID Spoofing and Call Spoofing

Caller ID spoofing is a new and great way to protect you and your family privacy against all kinds of phone harassment. The caller ID spoofing service provides you anonymity. This means that you wouldn’t have to give away your real phone number every time you make a call. Call spoofing system is using a…

Online Sweepstakes, Games, & Contests: Navigating Legal Issues and Pitfalls

Online sweepstakes, games, and contests have become increasingly popular thanks to the widespread use of social media and iOS applications. Companies, however, often overlook the need to include proper documentation and guidelines required by state or federal laws and regulations. Moreover, today’s new technology often allows for web/app users to submit cloned entries or otherwise…