hospitals

HIPAA Doesn’t Stop Hospitals From Sending Your Data To Google

HIPAA Doesn’t Stop Hospitals From Sending Your Data To Google

Any visit to a health system—which includes hospitals but also a lot of doctor’s offices—involves tons of data. You probably assume that your data just lives in that health system, but in fact they can share it with other companies, and there’s little to nothing you can do to stop…

Should I Be Worried About Getting Sick When I Go To The Hospital?

Hospitals can be scary places. Whether you’re visiting a loved one or checking in yourself, many people are worried about contracting hard-to-treat illnesses or picking up something nasty from other patients. Let’s talk about how realistic your chances of coming down with something are, and what you can do to…