Retrievex Acquires Metropolitan Records Storage

Retrievex of Conshohocken, Pennsylvania has acquired Metropolitan Records Storage of Wilmington, Massachusetts. Metropolitan provided hardcopy and data vault storage to the New England area. The company was 20 years old. This is part of Retrievex’s goal of expansion through acquisition. They currently have locations along the East Coast, Cincinnati,...

Recall Acquires Shred-It Storage

Recall * has acquired the Shred-it * document storage business operating in the US. The sale signals a departure from Shred-its strategy to grow into new markets in the US. Shred-it President and CEO Vince De Palma said, “We have decided to divest our US records management business, redirecting...

Record Storage & Document Scanning as a Revenue Stream

Are you sick and tired of reports from ‘lead generation’ services that show tons of activity but never really provide results? If you’re looking for a way to grow your document scanning or record storage business, Record Nations gives you the ability to have qualified, sales-ready leads delivered to you real-time, when...

Rural Electronic Health Records

Formally defined as an electronic version of a patient’s medical history over time, electronic health records have become an increasingly common tool used by health services today due to their ease of accessibility as compared to paper-based medical documentation. Despite the advantages that electronic health records (EHR) are able...

CDI Vaults Acquired by Access Information

Access Information Management announced their acquisition of CDI Vaults. CDI Vaults offered records storage, tape vaulting and shredding services from their Eugene facilities. This provides Access Information Management with service in Oregon and represents their 22nd acquisition. [press release] This acquisition sheds light on the growth and consolidation of...

Red Flag Rule Added to FACTA

Enacted in 2003, The Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act, or FACTA, requires that all businesses, regardless of size or industry, protect and dispose of sensitive and personal data they collect about their customers. The Federal Trade Commission has issued new regulations to the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions...

Medical Records Breach

The UCLA Medical Center has announced the firing of 13 employees and suspended six others for snooping in the medical records of the hospitals famous clients. Some who had their files opened include Maria Shriver, George Clooney, and Britney Spears. Along with the employees, several physicians also faced disciplinary...