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Healthcare Authentication Factors: Breaking Down HIPAA

Strong technical safeguards are essential for covered entities, regardless of their size, and the right healthcare authentication factors are a critical aspect of those safeguards. more »...
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Overcoming Health Data Privacy Hurdle is Key for Healthcare

Health data privacy and security problems are one of the top issues that the healthcare industry is currently facing, according to former head of the more »...
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Why Phishing Scams Cannot Be Ignored by Healthcare Entities

Phishing scams are not a new security threat to the healthcare industry, but that does not mean that covered entities should not consider them when more »...
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How Do HIPAA Regulations Affect Workplace Wellness Programs?

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently posted clarification for how HIPAA regulations would potentially apply to workplace wellness programs. With the Equal more »...
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Ill. Data Breach Law Passes Senate, Includes Medical Data

The Illinois Senate passed a data breach law that now includes medical and health insurance data in its definition of “personal information.” The Personal Information more »...
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Is Healthcare Improving Data Breach Prevention Measures?

Healthcare data breach prevention measures are essential in today’s industry, especially as technology continues to evolve and more facilities begin to connect to other networks. more »...
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OCR HIPAA Settlement Costs Cornell $125K

The Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced earlier this week that it hand handed a $125,000 HIPAA settlement more »...
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