Medweb Legal & Compliance Information
Medweb HIPAA Compliance 2012
The Medweb RIS (Radiology Information System)/PACS (Picture Archiving and Communications System) institutes a common architecture for sharing patient medical records between different facilities, and is therefore bound by all rules and regulations set forth by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”) of 1996. HIPAA allows health information concerning individual patients to be disclosed to another health care provider for purposes relating to the medical treatment of the patient.
Download the Medweb HIPAA Compliance document to learn more about how Medweb takes every precaution to ensure strict adherance under HIPAA.
Website Copyright Notification
This document serves as notification that intellectual property owned by Medweb is held under the legal auspices of copyright. The following general copyright statement is to be applied to all Medweb materials.
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Medweb Acceptable Use Policy
The purpose of this policy is to outline the acceptable use of computer equipment and data transmission of clients and partners of Medweb.Effective security is a team effort involving the participation and support of every employee and affiliate who deals with information and/or information systems. It is the responsibility of every computer user to know these guidelines, and to conduct their activities accordingly.
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Meaningful Uses 2012
On July 16 2009, the ONC Policy Committee unanimously approved a revised definition of Meaningful Use prepared by the Meaningful Use Workgroup. The revisions reflect the comments by the ONC policy committee members on the initial draft, the feedback at “listening sessions” held by ONC. These recommendations forwarded to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and legalized.
Download the full Meaningful Use document.
Dicom Conformance Statement
Download the Dicom Conformance Statement document.