09 Dec 2010

Understand Potential Pitfalls of Reliance on End-to-End TLS Encryption for HIPAA / FSA and Other Regulated Private Email

One of our insurance broker clients “BROKER” was recently asked to rely on end-to-end TLS encryption when sending, in this case HIPAA regulated information from sender insurance broker to recipient insurance carrier “CARRIER”. They reported that they were told by the insurance carrier IT department, “TLS communications exist between your email service provider “ISP” email server and our email server which means we virtually have a 100%... Read more...

18 Nov 2010

The Use of Electronic Signatures and Electronic Delivery for HIPAA-Required Patient and Beneficiary Authorizations, Notices and Acknowledgments

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The following article, written by Jon Neidiz, a partner in Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough’s Atlanta office and co-leader of the Firm’s Information Management Practice, is a useful short summary for those considering HIPAA privacy issues in the context of email – and RPost’s email encryption service.  Key to using email encryption for compliance with regulations is ensuring that the sender organization has an auditable proof... Read more...

02 Mar 2010

RPost Launches Advanced Email Encryption Service

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LOS ANGELES– March 2, 2010 – RPost®, the leader in value added outbound messaging, announced today an email encryption service upgrade that addresses key findings from a poll of companies that are subject to heightened HIPAA data encryption rules. The informal poll of 400 small, mid-sized, and large companies in the insurance, legal and financial sectors uncovered the most common dilemma users, compliance officers, and IT departments face when... Read more...

13 Aug 2009

Nelson Mullins HIPAA Webinar

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Session with leading information management attorney discusses updated security rules, tips on avoiding new enforcement actions, and benefits of RPost’s HIPAA-compliant encrypted email service LOS ANGELES, CA—August 13, 2009 – RPost®, the leader in value-added outbound messaging with its flagship Registered Email® service delivery proof, eSignOff™ electronic contract execution and Secu(R)mail™ encryption services, today announced that... Read more...