Healthcare News & Insights

4,000 patients’ protected health information stolen from doctor’s personal laptop

Here’s yet another reminder that healthcare organizations must take care to secure patients’ protected health information (PHI) when it’s held on laptops and other mobile devices. 

85% of hospitals allow personal devices for doctors and staff

More doctors and hospital employees are starting to bring their own mobile devices into work. Most IT departments are supporting those gadgets – but with some controls in place.