Is your organisation equipped to deal with potential financial and reputational damage following an attack?
Has your organisation established an incident management plan that covers data breaches? 1,105 more words
A hospital in Arkansas recently learned the lesson of the nuances contained within the HIPAA Privacy Rule. There are many uses and disclosures identified in the Privacy Rule that permit actions that would otherwise appear to be a breach. 489 more words
Connecticut and Oregon were recently added to the increasing list of states adopting stricter laws addressing the handling of health information and penalties in connection with breaches of health information. 437 more words
Stories appear almost everyday about medical records being improperly accessed, hacked or otherwise being stolen. The number of stories about such thefts is almost matched by the number of stories about the high value placed upon medical records by identity thieves and others. 398 more words
“What do I talk about?”
No, it’s not that I don’t have anything to say — for goodness sakes, you all know that I always have… 121 more words