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The Caron Treatment Centers have chosen Sigmund Software for the installation and customization of an Enterprise Addiction Treatment Software System. As part of the services delivered by Sigmund, a data migration routine was created for moving all mission critical and patient archive information from Carons former system which Sigmund™ is replacing.

Caron Treatment Centers is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to provide an enlightened and caring treatment community in which all those affected by alcoholism or other drug addiction may begin a new life.

From our blog

Medical Data Security Is In Your Hands. Literally.

Every week this year has seen more security breaches of technology companies. The latest story to hit the news shows you don't always need a computer to breach security.

A respected Alabama institution was on the receiving end of bad news this week when the U.S. Department of Justice sentenced their ex-employee to a two year prison sentence and ordered him to pay $19,000 restitution after pleading guilty to aggravated theft of medical records. Physical, paper records.

Federal prosecutors testified that Kamarian D. Millender (and several others) used this personally identifiable health information to falsify around 100 tax returns, affecting over 70 individuals. The false tax returns would have defrauded the IRS by an estimated $536,000. Although the IRS successfully stopped many of the claims, some got through, to a value of $18,915. Bad though this is, it is only the tip of the iceberg.