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Record Abandonment -Identify RIM Provider Alternatives?

Who pays the bill when the company declares bankruptcy? When a practitioner retires and/or meets an untimely death–who pays the RIM service invoice?  What about the outstanding invoices when a practitioner closes a “single practitioner” office and joins a large consortium practice or medical school? As an example, who pays the invoice for those boxes […]

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Attitude is the Key

By Ray Barry, Managing Partner at Shred America The most important quality that top sales professionals and business owners possess is, without a doubt, a positive attitude. I have never met a great sales professional that had a negative attitude. In sales, as in life, attitude is a major factor in your successes and failures. […]

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Are You Telling Your Clients Your Company is HIPAA Certified?

By: Gail Bisbee, RN, BSN If so – you may be misleading the client! A record center or service provider as a company is not a “certifiable” entity as it pertains to HIPAA. Yet, there are RIM providers who suggest and/or market the company as HIPAA Certified. That is painting the company’s compliance with a […]

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ANZ Consumer Study to Focus on RIM Issues

The results of the 2019 i-SIGMA ANZ Consumer Attitudes Study are designed to provide insight on many crucial records and information management practices and trends. How business records are stored. Trends in the use of media for records storage. The extent to which digital transformation is a priority. Where customers are turning for digital transformation […]

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PRISM Divisional Leadership Committee Tackles the Challenge

With the first call-in meeting of the PRISM Division Leadership Committee (DLC), members were energized and ready to brainstorm.  As defined in the i-SIGMA bylaws, the committee is charged with the responsibility of ensuring the Board of Director’s focus on RIM issues are relevant and forward thinking. The PRISM DLC will develop initiatives and recommend […]

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i-SIGMA Keynote Sponsor at RIMPA 2019 Conference in Melbourne

With the merger of NAID and PRISM International, i-SIGMA became one of the largest information services provider associations in the world; making it an attractive ally to professional associations in the industry. “The are many associations whose members use the services offered by NAID and PRISM International members,” said i-SIGMA Co-President Angie Singer Keating. “And […]

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Meet the New Director of Certification Programs

There has been an important change to the i-SIGMA staff. Effective this month, Katie Mahoney, i-SIGMA Director of Certification Programs, is leaving us to raise her young son. She considers it quite a promotion and we wish her all the best. All members and the industry are indebted to Katie for having shepherded NAID AAA […]

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Membership Development Efforts Strengthen in Asia

An exciting research project has been initiated in the Asian RIM market.  i-SIGMA has contracted with an independent researcher, familiar with the RIM industry, to explore the potential for increasing PRISM International membership in Asia.  The research project begins in May and will conclude in July. The research will provide industry-specific information that can be […]

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Key Results & Resources Unveiled at ANZ Annual Conference

Why do clients pick one service provider over another? What business sectors still prefer shredding in-house?  Who’s making the records management decision and how does that vary by size. What do customers look for on your website? Do recommendations mean more than certification or vice versa? These are among the more than 20 questions which […]

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Chair of Nominating Committee Appointed

The Nominating Committee plays an important role within the association. It is their job to oversee nominations and elections for the Board of Directors year over year. More specifically, “the Nominating Committee will seek to nominate candidates so that the Association Board of Directors will be representative of all segments of the Information Management industry […]

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