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A health data de-identification policy frontier can provide a broader range of options than a current, popular algorithm, according to a study published in the more »

The House Energy and Commerce Committee passed a controversial data breach security bill yesterday. The Data Security and Breach Notification Act, or HR 1770, establishes more »

CHICAGO – It should come as no surprise that health data breaches are one of the top issues that the industry is currently facing. However, more »

Healthcare data center security mistakes will happen, and the unfortunate part is that this seems to be happening more and more often. The modern data more »

CHICAGO – Healthcare privacy and security needs are on the minds of attendees and presenters at this week’s HIMSS conference, and a recent report highlights more »

Editor’s note: The following is a sponsored contribution from ESET North America. Even before the Anthem and Premera breaches grabbed the spotlight, these last twelve more »

While it may seem that not a month goes by without a massive healthcare data breach taking place, implementing stronger health data security measures can more »

When I was a kid just about everyone had a sandbox, and if you didn’t, you wanted a friend who did. Sandboxes were great terrain more »

As covered entities work to implement strong health data security measures, it is essential that they create a comprehensive education system for their employees. That more »

As the healthcare industry becomes more connected, and networked medical devices become more common, it is essential that strong security measures are built into those more »

With HIPAA rules highlighting how healthcare organizations must ensure they are protecting sensitive data, such as PHI, it should not come as a surprise to more »

Finding ways to implement and use new technology is something that hospitals want to focus on in the upcoming year, but few facilities seem to more »

The majority of healthcare organizations – 97 percent – have put healthcare security and compliance measures into place, according to DataMotion’s third annual survey on more »

Regardless of an organization’s size, it’s essential that all healthcare privacy and security needs are taken into account in order to create a comprehensive and more »

A former patient filed a lawsuit against Aventura Hospital and Medical Center following the facility’s third healthcare data breach in two years. According to a more »

Wyoming recently passed legislation calling for greater security breach notification and included health information in its definition of “personal information.” Wyoming now joins a seemingly more »

An organization can have all the necessary healthcare privacy and security measures in place, but without comprehensive employee training, the facility could still fall victim more »

The Anthem data breach should be a reminder for healthcare organizations of all sizes how important it is to have comprehensive and current safeguards in more »

Securing health information is becoming more difficult as information security events and data breaches continue at a staggering rate. Stolen healthcare information commands a higher more »

Keeping patients’ protected health information (PHI) secure is a major part of adhering to privacy regulations, while also maintaining patients’ trust. No healthcare facility wants more »

Protecting patients’ protected health information (PHI) is an essential aspect of any healthcare facility’s security plan. Having PHI potentially compromised is not something that any more »

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 »

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 »

No one wants to be on the receiving end of a data breach. Regardless of the environment or organization, a security breach can spill over more »

Regardless of a facility’s size, it must ensure that its healthcare security measures are on par with the types of technology it uses on a more »

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