We need new HIPAA rules like we need adult chickenpox, but the OCR has started movement on changes to HIPAA’s rules that will impact mental health pros.
Who couldn’t benefit from more community around their private practice? Standards around using social media in our practices are needed, however.
December is a joyous season for celebration — and, of course, getting your CE done! We made a bundle of 6 ethics CE presentations we think you’ll enjoy.
It’s a vexing truth that working with clients in other states may not be doable. Sometimes, though, the situation can work out fine.
When deciding on contractors vs. employees, getting an early understanding of HIPAA’s role in this choice may be more important than you think.
The Online Disinhibition Effect arises in computer-mediated interactions. Working with ODE is essential to effective telemental health therapies.
Liath answers: Is it HIPAA-secure to use my phone or WiFi hotspot device in my practice? What about using it for telemental health sessions?
Documentation is the best! Good thing telemental health documentation needs some extra stuff. We even have a sample form you can use.
Can I do telemental health with clients in other countries? What does insurance want from therapists who work online? All these and more will be answered!
In tech circles, “cloud” does have a rather specific meaning. For our purposes, however, we’ll define “the cloud” this way: “The Cloud” = “Other People’s Computers” Cloud services center around providing software services — and sometimes information storage services — on computers in well-connected data centers. Some Examples If you’re not sure whether or not […]