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HIPAA lets providers text patients, but is it secure?
As texting between patients and providers becomes more common, its imperative that providers consider the right platform to use and other security features to protect patient data. Texting between doctors and patients has become more commonplace in recent years. But before the two parties start sharing every intimate detail, experts urge providers to take a step back and consider security.