Healthcare Industry Loses $7 Billion Due to HIPAA Data Breaches
eHealth
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eHealth
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Healthcare Industry Loses $7 Billion Due to HIPAA Data Breaches

onlinetech - January 8, 2013

A recent study released in December 2012 by the Ponemon Institute, the Third Annual Benchmark Study on Patient Privacy & Data Security, reveals an inside look at…

eHealth
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Breach of UofM Health System: 4K Affected

onlinetech - January 1, 2013

The University of Michigan Health System has been notifying around 4,000 patients last week that demographic, medication and health information has been stolen. The University of Michigan…

eHealth
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PCI & HIPAA Data Breaches of 2012: Lessons Learned

onlinetech - December 18, 2012

Here’s a review of the top 2012 data breaches within both the PCI and HIPAA compliant industries, and a quick analysis of what went wrong so you…

Protecting Health Information in the Era of Mobile Devices: The Practicalities & Problems of BYOD
eHealth
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eHealth
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Protecting Health Information in the Era of Mobile Devices: The Practicalities & Problems of BYOD

onlinetech - December 12, 2012

I’m attending the mHIMSS Virtual Briefing: Securing Protected Health Information held today from 12PM ET-3:15PM ET online at HIMSSVirtual.org. The event features several sessions on the best…

Social Media
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Secure Use of Social Media: Ensuring the Privacy of Protected Health

onlinetech - December 12, 2012

I’m attending the mHIMSS Virtual Briefing: Securing Protected Health Information held today from 12PM ET-3:15PM ET online at HIMSSVirtual.org. The event features several sessions on the best…

HIPAA? Now HIMTA: The New mHealth Bill
eHealth
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eHealth
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HIPAA? Now HIMTA: The New mHealth Bill

onlinetech - December 11, 2012

HIMTA Bill HIMTA BillCongressman Mike Honda of Calif. introduced a new bill last Monday – The Healthcare Innovation and Marketplace Technologies Act (HIMTA). According to Congress.gov, the…

2012 State of Mobile Health IT
eHealth
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eHealth
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2012 State of Mobile Health IT

onlinetech - December 7, 2012

The 2nd Annual HIMSS Mobile Technology Survey, sponsored by Qualcomm Life, found that over 90 percent of respondents reported physicians using mobile technology in their everyday operations.…

eHealth
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Risks on the Rise: Making a Case for IT Disaster Recovery

onlinetech - November 21, 2012

According to the Forrester/Disaster Recovery Journal Business Continuity Preparedness Survey from 2011 Q4, the top increasing risks cited by a survey of decision-makers or influencers when it…

The HIPAA Police Are On Their Way!
eHealth
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eHealth
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The HIPAA Police Are On Their Way!

onlinetech - November 17, 2012

One of the lesser known requirements of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act requires the U.S. One of the lesser known requirements…

Online Tech Exhibits HIPAA Hosting Solutions for mHealth
eHealth
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eHealth
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Online Tech Exhibits HIPAA Hosting Solutions for mHealth

onlinetech - November 14, 2012

We’re headed to Washington, D.C. early December for the 4th Annual mHealth Summit hosted by mHIMSS at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center. We’re headed to…