Blue Cross Blue Shield Provider Anthem Hacked
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Blue Cross Blue Shield Provider Anthem Hacked

morgan_truevault - February 11, 2015

Anthem Inc., provider of Blue Cross and Blue Shield health insurance, revealed that hackers broke into a database housing records of 80 million Anthem customers and employees…

What Is Protected Health Information?
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Business
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What Is Protected Health Information?

morgan_truevault - January 14, 2015

Protected Health Information, or PHI, is the personally identifiable health information that HIPAA regulates and protects. But HIPAA was written nearly 20 years ago for a mostly…

Top mHealth Apps for September
eHealth
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eHealth
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Top mHealth Apps for September

morgan_truevault - October 22, 2014

Apps continue to grow in importance for smartphone users, as more people spend more time in apps and less time on the mobile web. With the recent…

Business
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Apple’s HealthKit vs. Google Fit [INFOGRAPHIC]

morgan_truevault - October 16, 2014

The field of mHealth has never been hotter as more people add wearables to their list of must-have devices. With the release of the iPhone 6 and…

What Is HIPAA Compliant Hosting?
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Business
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What Is HIPAA Compliant Hosting?

morgan_truevault - October 8, 2014

According to security guidelines established by HIPAA (the Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act), it’s not only covered entities—that’s those who provide treatment, payment, and operations in…

Business
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5 Things CIOs Should Do in Light of the Recent Patient Records Theft

morgan_truevault - August 22, 2014

Community Health Systems, which manages 206 hospitals in 29 states, reported this week that they were victims of Chinese hackers who infiltrated and stole more than 4.5…

eHealth
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What’s Next for Wearable Technology and What It Means for Health Data

morgan_truevault - August 4, 2014

Wearable technology has rapidly moved from fantasy to geeky fad, and is now shaping up to become the next big wave after tablets. Many scoff at Google…

Policy & Law
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HIPAA Violations are on the Rise [INFOGRAPHIC]

morgan_truevault - July 30, 2014

Over the past year, consumer complaints to the Office of Civil Rights regarding HIPAA violations has skyrocketed. The number of complaints rose nearly 10x between 2013 and…

Should App Developers Get HIPAA Certified?
eHealth
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eHealth
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Should App Developers Get HIPAA Certified?

morgan_truevault - June 19, 2014

If you are a developer and you create apps, software, or other technologies that are connected to healthcare information, you are likely dealing with the question of…

5 Pitfalls Mobile App Developers Face with HIPAA Compliance
eHealth
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eHealth
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5 Pitfalls Mobile App Developers Face with HIPAA Compliance

morgan_truevault - June 2, 2014

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act was signed into law by Bill Clinton on August 21st, 1996. To put this in its technological context, HIPAA predates…