Cloud File Sharing Service Box Makes a Big Investment in Healthcare

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Box is HIPAA and HITECH Compliant for Healthcare

Disclosure: We use and believe in Box at Manage My Practice and we are Certified Box Resellers. More information here.

Box, a California cloud file sharing and content management service has announced new partners and investments in the healthcare industry. Makers of software for clinical documentation, care coordination, interoperability and access to care will integrate tightly with Box’s existing platform to make sharing data from their software even easier. The platform partners announced were: EHR DrChrono, dental PM system¬†Umbie Dentalcare, secure messaging apps TigerText and Medigram, provider social network Doximity, telehealth platform Healthtap, image viewers iMedViewer and iPaxera, record release app Medi-Copy and finally posture analysis app Posture Screen Mobile. In addition to announcing the new platform partners, Box also announced an early-seed investment in DrChrono to help the software make medical data viewable in Box. Box also added former Google Health director Missy Krasner to help their push into healthcare. Krasner sees her work with Box as “picking up where Google Health left off“.

Box’s software-as-a-service offering lets individuals and companies store and access their data on all of their computers and mobile devices, as well as securely share files with colleagues, friends and family. For the healthcare arena, Box is both HIPAA and HITECH compliant, and signs Business Associate Agreements with its covered entity partners – so you can count on Box to be a part of your storage solution.

Our customers use Box to:

  • store all their critical documents like contracts, credentialing documents and policies
  • share their patients’ data with other stakeholders like billing, coding and outsourced benefits policies
  • have a HIPAA and HITECH compliant way to work in different locations
  • share patient information between locations and providers

For more information on how Box and Manage My Practice can help your practice run smoother, click here!

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