HIPAApropriateness Reviews

Important: HIPAApropriateness reviews, including their summaries, are for informational purposes only. They are neither consultation nor legal advice. Be aware that while we do our best to be thorough and complete, information may be missing or possibly even inaccurate. Products also change quickly, and the review may become out of date. By continuing to read, you agree to use the information in HIPAApropriateness reviews and their summaries at your own risk.

Gmail (Free Google Email)

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HIPAA compliance with this product appears possible?: No.
Recommend for your HIPAA risk management needs?: No. Google does not execute Business Associate Agreements for this product.

Caveats: 0, Notes: 0. Read the full review→

SpiderOak One

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HIPAA compliance with this product appears possible?: Yes.
Recommend for your HIPAA risk management needs?: Yes. SpiderOak One is a good backup solution for a range of practice sizes. Read our notes for two details regarding proper use of the product.

Caveats: 0, Notes: 2. Read the full review→

Wire

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HIPAA compliance with this product appears possible?: No.
Recommend for your HIPAA risk management needs?: No. Not yet at least! Watch this space for future changes.

Caveats: 0, Notes: 0. Read the full review→

Regroup Therapy

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HIPAA compliance with this product appears possible?: Yes.
Recommend for your HIPAA risk management needs?: Yes. Make sure to read the notes for a couple of important points.

Caveats: 0, Notes: 2. Read the full review→

Signal

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HIPAA compliance with this product appears possible?: Yes.
Recommend for your HIPAA risk management needs?: Yes. We happily encourage therapists to consider the costs and benefits of using Signal, and hope many will adopt it. Please ensure you understand its proper use and make procedures for its proper use before introducing it into your practice.

Caveats: 1, Notes: 6. Read the full review→

ProtonMail

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HIPAA compliance with this product appears possible?: Yes.
Recommend for your HIPAA risk management needs?: Yes. Be sure to read the notes regarding HIPAA-specific items. Although ProtonMail's own documentation is very security-focused and helpful.

Caveats: 0, Notes: 6. Read the full review→

ClearXChange

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HIPAA compliance with this product appears possible?: Yes.
Recommend for your HIPAA risk management needs?: Yes. There are some interesting differences from other payment services. Be sure to read the notes.

Caveats: 0, Notes: 4. Read the full review→