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Categorizing & Comparing Examples of SaMD

Categorizing & Comparing Examples of SaMD

In the recent past, we reviewed examples of software as a medical device (SaMD) as well as how SaMD is categorized in two…

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HIPAA Compliance Considerations in the Work From Home Era

HIPAA Compliance Considerations in the Work From Home Era

Working remotely from home isn’t new, but now it’s much more common compared to the past. When the Covid pandemic hit the…

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How SaMD is Regulated in the US

How SaMD is Regulated in the US

There are many different medical markets around the world, with the largest two being the US and the EU. In this article, we…

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5 of the Top Medical Technologies in 2022

5 of the Top Medical Technologies in 2022

Technology has been a main factor in the advancement of healthcare for many years. These advancements in the medical field…

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The Pros and Cons of Custom Software Devices in Healthcare

The Pros and Cons of Custom Software Devices in Healthcare

The healthcare industry is quite unique when it comes to technology. One of the main reasons for this is that industry…

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The Risk of Using Legacy Medical Devices with Outdated Software

The Risk of Using Legacy Medical Devices with Outdated Software

The healthcare industry is a prime target for cyberattacks and has been for years. The main reason being that personal…

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What to Consider When Creating a Portal for Healthcare

What to Consider When Creating a Portal for Healthcare

There are plenty of reasons for a healthcare organization to create a portal, whether it’s for patients, employees or both.…

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The 10 Most Common HIPAA Violations

The 10 Most Common HIPAA Violations

All HIPAA violations could be considered potential threats to your medical-related organization, but there are some that are…

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7 Examples of Software as a Medical Device (SaMD)

7 Examples of Software as a Medical Device (SaMD)

Software as a medical device is a relatively new and revolutionary tool in healthcare. It can collect massive amounts of…

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What is the Difference Between HIPAA Compliance & PCI Compliance?

What is the Difference Between HIPAA Compliance & PCI Compliance?

PCI and HIPAA standards both have high requirements to meet, but what is the difference between the two, and why are these…

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Why We Love Building SaMD: BloodHub

Why We Love Building SaMD: BloodHub

At The Refinery, we have designed and built a huge variety of software, applications, portals, websites, etc. for multiple…

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Designing HIPAA Compliant Websites

Designing HIPAA Compliant Websites

A well-designed and user-friendly website is a necessity for any business or organization today. This includes hospitals,…

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What are the 4 Risk Categories of SaMDs?

What are the 4 Risk Categories of SaMDs?

There are many variables that go into identifying and classifying software as a medical device. It’s important to remember…

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What is Software as a Medical Device (SaMD)?

What is Software as a Medical Device (SaMD)?

Technology has progressed faster over the past two decades compared to any other span of time in history. Today, even…

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5 Rules You Need to Know About HIPAA Compliance for Web Apps

5 Rules You Need to Know About HIPAA Compliance for Web Apps

Keeping medical data safe and secure is more crucial than ever these days, and this is why HIPAA compliance continues to…

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Am I Responsible for HIPAA Compliance Even if I Don’t Store PHI?

Am I Responsible for HIPAA Compliance Even if I Don’t Store PHI?

If you’ve recently been to a doctor's office or hospital, you’ve signed a piece of paper regarding HIPAA (The Health…

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The 5 Elements of a HIPAA Compliance Checklist

The 5 Elements of a HIPAA Compliance Checklist

When working with people’s personal health information, whether you’re a healthcare company or not, it’s essential to be…

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