InnovationWalgreens Reports Data Breach Affecting 72K Individuals
A Walgreens spokesperson said that approximately 180 of the company?s stores across the country were affected by the potential data...
InnovationLifespan Pays Over $1M to OCR to Settle Stolen Laptop Breach
The subsequent OCR investigation found that Lifespan failed to implement policies and procedures to encrypt all devices used for work...
InnovationFlorida Orthopaedic Institute Reports Breach Affecting 640K Individuals
FOI says it immediately took steps to restore impacted data, secure the environment, and initiate an internal investigation.
InnovationKentucky Healthcare Breach Exposes PHI of Nearly 1,000 State Employees
The attack resulted in exposed biometric screening and health assessment data, as well as fraudulent gift card redemptions.
InnovationOCR Issues Guidance on Media Access to Protected Health Information
OCR noted that it is not sufficient for media to simply blur out faces to mask patient identity in videos.
InnovationOhio Business Associate Experiences Email Hack, Exposes PHI of 30K Individuals
Management and Services Network acts as a business associate, providing administrative support to post-acute care providers.
InnovationGoogle's 'Project Nightingale' Spurs Questions About Patient Data Security
The technology company's data project with Ascension has also drawn interest from federal lawmakers.
NursingTwo Takeaways from the Nurse Leader Exchange
The issues of workplace violence and retaining experienced nurses were top of mind at HealthLeaders 2019 CNO Exchange.
FinanceData Breaches Cost Hospitals $4B Annually
Provider organizations are expected to struggle to protect healthcare data in 2020, according to a Black Book survey.
Clinical CareMillions of Americans' Medical Images and Data Are Available on the Internet. Anyone Can Take a Peek.
Hundreds of computer servers worldwide that store patient X-rays and MRIs are so insecure that anyone with a web browser...
Innovation1 in 4 Healthcare Workers Lack Cybersecurity Training, Study Finds
Beyond a lack of training, the results suggest there's insufficient awareness of institutional cybersecurity policies.
InnovationPresbyterian Healthcare Services Reports Data Security Breach
Earlier this month, the New Mexico-based system acknowledged that a May "data security incident" affected 183,000 patients.