Posts Tagged: #breach

Even if a healthcare organization isn’t sure if breached information is accessed or used, it is still a breach. This is true unless the information is unusable, such as encrypted information. For example, a possible breach at McLaren Oakland Hospital that exposed over 2,200 patient files still required McLaren to report the potential breach and… Read the rest »

Cyberattacks and the following consequences can be extremely costly. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). Recently, Anthem paid $39.5 Million to settle… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Ascension records $1B annual loss Becker’s Hospital Review Ascension ended the period with a loss from its previous fiscal year. Benzodiazepines to Carry Abuse, Addiction Warnings Medpage Today The FDA is now requiring benzodiazepines to… Read the rest »

Unfortunately, a single employee can cost you your patients, your reputation, and large expenses in fines and penalties. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our… Read the rest »

With the recent surge towards telehealth, telehealth has become the biggest risk to healthcare practices’ cybersecurity. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here).… Read the rest »

While many companies and healthcare entities are working under different conditions due to COVID-19, many must also contend with breaches and cybercrime. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.… Read the rest »

HIPAA has not changed during COVID-19, and is arguably more important now. During COVID-19, there has been in increase in healthcare breaches, cyber attacks and fraudulent COVID-19 websites. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important… Read the rest »