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Healthcare Privacy, Security Measures Included in ONC Draft

A better way to share healthcare information, while also maintaining healthcare privacy, is one of the key aspects in the Department of Health and Human more »...

Should More Patients Worry About Healthcare Data Security?

An organization should always have the state of its healthcare data security as a top priority. Especially as technology evolves and more facilities connect to more »...

Meaningful Use Secure Messaging Increases, Says HIMSS Survey

Meeting the different stages of Meaningful Use is a challenge that various healthcare industries are working to overcome. Whether a facility is working to achieve more »...

HIPAA Rules to be Clearer for mHealth, Says HHS Leader

The Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has pledged to work more closely with mobile health (mHealth) companies to more »...

Understanding HIPAA Compliance in Emergencies

Every year there are numerous reports of flu-related deaths, as well as other illnesses. Most recently, Ebola was a hot topic, especially in terms of more »...

Discussion Begins Over National Data Breach Notification Law

The House Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade held a hearing this morning to discuss what should be included in a national data breach notification more »...

FTC Report Calls for Better Privacy and Security Practices

As more organizations, including those in the healthcare sector, implement connected devices into daily workflow, it is essential that they have the necessary privacy and more »...

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