1. How HIPAA are you? Is Office 365 HIPAA compliant?

    What is HIPAA? HIPAA is the Healthcare Information Portability and Accountability Act passed by the Federal Government in 1996 and was created to protect the information of patients. In addition to HIPAA, the HITECH Act (Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act) was signed into law in 2009 to promote the adoption and meaningful use of health information technology. Subtit…Read More

  2. Tackling Cyber Security

    IT security is a very complex issue. When it comes to data privacy, your organization is at a disadvantage from the very start. Over the past few decades, one popular idea has evolved from a tongue-in-cheek idiom to a stark reality for many organizations that store identity data: A hacker only has to get lucky one in a million times, you have to get lucky every single time. When tackling the IT s…Read More

  3. Managing your Personal Privacy

    Medicine Bow Technologies provides leading IT support to businesses and organizations across Wyoming and Colorado. Our company is committed to keeping our clients safe from any and all internet and network security threats. Help your family, friends and community be #PrivacyAware. Use these privacy tips from StaySafeOnline.org to get the conversation started. Share With Care: What you post can la…Read More

  4. What happens in Vegas . . .

    November 12: My visit to Las Vegas this week has been, well, probably different from any of your trips.  I am not here for fun. A few weeks ago in some fit of crazy madness I volunteered to study for the Cisco networking design certification, called the “Cisco Certified Design Professional” (CCDP).  This is a mid-level certificate, and can be superseded by a level which is even nuttier, the …Read More

  5. Our New IT Consulting Service Areas

    Established in 2006, Medicine Bow Technologies is your trusted source for IT security, service, and solutions in Laramie, Wyoming. Our expertise has been applied to Healthcare, Government, Education, and businesses of all sizes. We think you'll agree if your organization is able to operate without technological interruptions, you can spend your time and money where it matters most. IT Service We…Read More

  6. What is Meaningful Use and How Does it Impact You?

    As Wyoming’s leading IT consultants, Medicine Bow Technologies wants to be sure that healthcare business partners using an Electronic Medical Record are very aware of Meaningful Use. Meaningful Use definition: Meaningful Use is a Medicare and Medicaid program that awards incentives for using certified electronic health records (EHRs) to improve patient care. To achieve Meaningful Use and avoid p…Read More

  7. 2015 Wyoming Data Security Laws Review

    As every year comes to an end many take it as a time for reflection, however, most don’t reflect on network security…. but perhaps they should. Did you know that 2015 brought fortified data security laws for Casper and the rest of Wyoming? As of July of 2015 WY Stat § 40-12-501 broadened the definition of Personal Information while WY Stat § 40-12-502 implemented new Breach notification req…Read More