ULG’s Language Solutions Blog

Ensuring Success During the 2020 CMS Secret Shopper Program

Posted by Ashlee on January 17, 2020
The language resources your healthcare organization leverages can make or break the ratings you earn from the Center of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) during their Secret Shopper program. Everything from the quality of the interpreter to the call ...

Topics: IT


What Is HITRUST? A Look At The Common Security Framework

Posted by United Language Group on March 9, 2018
To understand HITRUST, it’s best to temporarily forget everything you know about HIPAA regulations, compliance and audits. Why? Chances are you view HIPAA as a challenge or an obstacle, while HITRUST is intended to be just the opposite. The Health Information ...

Topics: healthcare, IT, Compliance


What Is HITRUST? A Look At The Common Security Framework

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on March 9, 2018
May 11, 2018 To understand HITRUST, it’s best to temporarily forget everything you know about HIPAA regulations, compliance and audits. Why? Chances are you view HIPAA as a challenge or an obstacle, while HITRUST is intended to be just the opposite. The ...

Topics: healthcare, IT, Localization, Compliance


With the GDPR, How Will a Data Breach Affect Your Company?

Posted by Jaclyn Kelly on July 6, 2017
With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) less than a year away, any company that does business in the EU will soon need to ensure that they’re following regulations on secure customer information, obtaining consent for personal data usage, and much ...

Topics: Best Practices, Global News, IT


With the GDPR, How Will a Data Breach Affect Your Company?

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on July 6, 2017
With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) less than a year away, any company that does business in the EU will soon need to ensure that they’re following regulations on secure customer information, obtaining consent for personal data usage, and much ...

Topics: Best Practices, Global News, Global News, IT, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Are You Ready For GDPR? Preparing For The EU’s New Data Protection Rules

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on March 6, 2017
Although we still have four months until the new year hits, 2018 will be here before we know it. And in less than 10 months, businesses around the globe will need to be compliant with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The new ...

Topics: Global News, IT, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Are You Ready For GDPR? Preparing For The EU’s New Data Protection Rules

Posted by Jaclyn Kelly on March 6, 2017
Although we still have four months until the new year hits, 2018 will be here before we know it. And in less than 10 months, businesses around the globe will need to be compliant with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The new ...

Topics: IT, Strategy


Breach Response: Having a Plan When Data is Compromised

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on February 9, 2017
Yahoo. eBay. Target. Sony. Home Depot. What do these companies have in common? They are among the many organizations that have been affected by a major data breach, resulting in millions of personal records being disclosed and exorbitant amounts of money ...

Topics: Global News, IT, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Breach Response: Having a Plan When Data is Compromised

Posted by Jaclyn Kelly on February 9, 2017
Yahoo. eBay. Target. Sony. Home Depot. What do these companies have in common? They are among the many organizations that have been affected by a major data breach, resulting in millions of personal records being disclosed and exorbitant amounts of money ...

Topics: IT, Strategy, Technology


The Latest Language Translation Technology

Posted by Missi Smith on November 28, 2016
Technology is beginning to keep pace with globalization to help us connect like never before. Whether you’re traveling abroad, living in a multicultural area where your primary language isn’t spoken or learning a language and want to practice translation and ...

Topics: IT, Localization, Machine Translation, Technology, Translation


The Web Isn't Worldwide

Posted by Missi Smith on November 23, 2016
The Internet has a problem. From almost anywhere in the world, you can log on to the web and find just about anything your heart desires, in almost any language you need—almost. As it turns out, the World Wide Web isn’t so worldwide. There is a severe ...

Topics: Global News, Global Marketing, Global News, IT, Localization, Technology, Language


What is a Secure Translator Environment?

Posted by Jake Schild on November 22, 2016
Progress made in the digital age has been remarkable. In the 21st century, it seems the possibilities are endless when it comes to data sharing and the transfer of content; the Internet has broken down geographical barriers and introduced solutions most never ...

Topics: IT, Technology