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Republicans Working to Change Healthcare Bill Before House Vote
Before the House votes on the proposed healthcare bill Thursday, lawmakers are pushing to make changes that will win enough votes to ensure passage. But even if the bill passes in the House, it may face significant challenges in the Senate.
Blockchain Technology: Balancing Benefits and Evolving Risks
Though blockchain was created as the underlying technology behind cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, it’s now being used by large banks to add a level of security to payments.
CAUTION: Mishandling PHI Can Trigger Huge HIPAA Privacy Penalties
Employees who come in contact with PHI should be trained on the dos and don’ts of handling protected health information. Proper training can help an employer to avoid HIPAA fines.
As Opioid Epidemic Rages, Worksite Policies Overlook Prescribed
While most employers have a drug policy that includes guidelines for illegal drugs and alcohol, many are beginning to adopt policies that also include prescription drugs in the wake of the opioid crisis.
Parental Leave Policy Sweeping America? It Isn’t
Parental leave policies at big tech companies like Google, Apple and Facebook save them money on turnover and provide good publicity, but the trend isn’t carrying to other industries or parts of the country.