Great New York and New Jersey IT News & Information

New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center: Is Your Technology HIPAA Compliant? If Not, HHS Wants You To Pay Up.

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has proven that they’re serious about HIPAA infractions.  They recently imposed the largest monetary fines for HIPAA noncompliance on two well-known New York City institutions — New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center.  They will have to pay  $4.8 million in fines because the electronic protected […]

Looking to Boost Your ROI? The Right IT Solution Can Make a World of Difference for Your Business!

In today’s technology driven business market, technology is extremely important for small to mid-size businesses. In fact, technology is a determining factor in whether or not your business will be able to compete and succeed. According to Brother, a leading manufacturer for printers, label makers, and other office essentials, 72% of small business owners believe […]

Attention All Healthcare Professionals! Still Using Windows XP? — Your Time Is Up.

Microsoft has officially stopped delivering technical assistance or software updates for Windows XP. They warn us: “These include security updates that can help protect your PC from harmful viruses, spyware, and other malicious software, which can steal your personal information.” However despite the years of warning, nearly 20% of businesses still run XP.  Healthcare organizations […]