Enterprise-Level Security for Small to Mid-Sized Businesses

Yes, your startup or small to mid-sized healthcare organization can afford enterprise-level security.  If recent headlines about high-profile hacks of sensitive data – such as the recent Scripps Health attack – haven’t convinced you, it’s time to heed the wake-up call: health information that’s protected under HIPAA needs cutting-edge protections – no matter what size … Continue reading Enterprise-Level Security for Small to Mid-Sized Businesses

Securing Telehealth in a Vulnerable World

In a season where “normal health services” have been anything but normal, one thing appears clear: telehealth is here to stay. A recent study notes that 46 percent of consumers now use telehealth in place of in-person healthcare visits – as opposed to just 11% in 2019.  Primarily used for level-one consults and routine exams, … Continue reading Securing Telehealth in a Vulnerable World

What 3 Recent Breaches Teach us About Data Security

A quick survey of 3 recent breaches – including one very high profile case –  reminds us to be especially vigilant to avoid these all-too-common scenarios with protected health information Breach #1: PHI on paper – even in your personal briefcase – isn’t good protection, and can lead to a breach of PHI The following breach … Continue reading What 3 Recent Breaches Teach us About Data Security