Tag Archives: Privacy

Rocket Pace, But To Where?

Not a day goes by (or many posts on The Pulse Blog) without a discussion of the rapid increase in data breaches impacting the healthcare industry. Information and statistics in this regard are inescapable. For instance, the so-called “Wall of … Continue reading

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Don’t Skimp on Training: Know Patient Rights

What is the response when an individual submits a request to receive access to their medical record? The response can often be one of frustration over the time and effort that will go into compiling the record in response to … Continue reading

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Data Protection Remains Shaky

Data remains exposed in significant numbers in the healthcare industry. The monthly┬áProtenus┬áBreach Barometer shows that the trend of at least one breach per day in a month is continuing. To be specific, Protenus and Databreaches.net showed 37 breaches being disclosed … Continue reading

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