One insurance company learned the hard way about the risk of loss of patient information with portable devices like USBs, even when they are stored in a presumably “safe” place[…]
The National Institute of Standards and Technology today released the Baldridge Cybersecurity Excellence Builder, a draft tool to help organizations assess how effectively they use the NIST Cybersecurity Framework to manage[…]
Electronic health records offer many positive advantages for patients and providers, but there are also possible risk exposures and negative impact on quality and patient safety, medicolegal documentation and fraud and abuse. One of[…]
The Department of Health and Human Services issued the final rule to: Modify the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy, Security, and Enforcement Rules to implement statutory amendments[…]
Here is the January, 2013 issue of Dialogues in Healthcare. If you have any questions, please contact us.