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5 steps healthcare organizations should take in response to data security breach

Healthcare security breaches have been on the rise in recent years. In 2016 alone, more than 27 million patient records were compromised as part of 450 data security breach incidents. And 2017 isn’t looking much better, with several large breaches already logged with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil […] [MORE]

Steps for responding to PHI breaches

Securing patients’ protected health information (PHI) from breaches is a crucial task for any hospital to stay in compliance with HIPAA regulations. But no matter how much time, resources and energy is put into PHI security, facilities can still experience breaches. 

Mobile devices: 4 tips for protecting your hospital

Mobile devices make all of our lives easier, but the benefits they offer the hospital industry can come at a high price — security breaches and their related fines.

Two hospitals report security breaches: Avoid their mistakes

Two recent incidents involving hospital data breaches illustrate why your hospital needs to have policies and safeguards in place to prevent these problems before they arise.