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Posted today (20 hours ago)
Should HIPAA Privacy Rules Change? HHS Seeks Input  Healthcare Informatics

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has issued an RFI seeking input from the public on how Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Rules, ...


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Source:   JD Supra
Posted today (17 hours ago)
$22 Billion Administrative Overreach | Foley & Lardner LLP - JDSupra  JD Supra

A mind-boggling example of administrative overreach, i.e. HHS's issuance of overreaching regulations (in 2013) and sub-regulatory Guidance (in 2016), which ...


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Source:   JD Supra
Posted yesterday.
Obama-Era Administrative Overreach and its Multi-Billion Dollar Adverse Impact on the U.S. Health Care System - Fact Sheet & Memorandum  JD Supra

The Trump Administration has prioritized the elimination of overreaching regulations:i In FY 2017, the Trump Administration reduced lifetime net regulatory costs ...


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Posted on Dec 3, 2018 (11 days ago)
Rucker: Problem of info blocking in healthcare is improving  Health Data Management

The problem of electronic information blocking in healthcare has been improving since the 21st Century Cures Act was signed into law, according to National ...


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Source:   GlobeNewswire
Posted on Dec 12, 2018 (2 days ago)
Melissa's Trust and Compliance Checklist Promotes Comprehensive Enterprise Data Quality  GlobeNewswire

Company Receives SOC2 Certification; Outlines Criteria for Trusted Data in Banking, Healthcare, Marketing and More.


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Posted today (22 hours ago)
AI, IoT, Medical Devices Top Health Cybersecurity Predictions for 2019  HealthITSecurity.com

Cybersecurity was still a major struggle for healthcare organizations in 2018. But providers will continue to leverage AI and machine learning, while investing in ...


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Source:   Computerworld
Posted on Nov 30, 2018 (14 days ago)
Amazon launches patient data-mining service to assist docs  Computerworld

Amazon this week announced its latest data analytics product, one aimed at scouring unstructured data within electronic medical records (EMRs) to offer up ...


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Source:   Lexology
Posted today (6 hours ago)
OCR Seeks Feedback on HIPAA Rule Reforms to Reduce Burdens, Promote Value-Based Care  Lexology

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is requesting public input on reforms to Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) privacy and…


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Source:   Las Vegas Sun
Posted on Nov 19, 2018 (25 days ago)
Nonprofit health care executive relishes 'opportunity to make a difference'  Las Vegas Sun

Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 | 2 a.m. - The HIE in HealtHIE Nevada stands for Health Information Exchange, which helps health care providers coordinate patient care ...


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Posted on Dec 10, 2018 (3 days ago)
Reduce Employee Email Risk by Taking Decisions Away from Users  HealthITSecurity.com

Human error is often called the biggest threat to healthcare, and yet most organizations lack the ability to help employees avoid making risky decisions.


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Source:   EHRIntelligence.com
Posted on Dec 6, 2018 (8 days ago)
Integrating EHR Use, Health Data Exchange Into Behavioral Health  EHRIntelligence.com

Stakeholders in the public and private sector are taking steps to promote EHR adoption and health data exchange in behavioral healthcare settings.


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Source:   TechNative
Posted on Nov 20, 2018 (24 days ago)
Why healthcare organisations need a privileged access management system  TechNative

Outdated and unsupported software, a massive cyber security skills shortage and more exposed networks have left the healthcare system and their ePHI ...


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Posted on Dec 3, 2018 (11 days ago)
Healthcare Alliance Shows Value of Blockchain in a High-GDP Sector  Warrior Trading News

Brand-new reports today show a pretty large healthcare alliance turning to blockchain for various kinds of data handling.


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Source:   ISBuzz News
Posted on Nov 21, 2018 (23 days ago)
Let's Not Run Before We Can Walk: Security As The First Step For Digitised Healthcare  ISBuzz News

The acceleration of electronic personal health information (ePHI), coupled with an increase in healthcare technology – from cloud-based applications to ...


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Posted today (19 hours ago)
Investigators say Equifax data breach was 'entirely preventable'  WOWT

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Republicans has released a staff report after the Committee's 14-month investigation into the Equifax ...


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Source:   WAAY
Posted on Dec 9, 2018 (4 days ago)
Data Breaches in the Last 30 Days Affect A Billion People  WAAY

The latest is Marriott International. A breach of their security has exposed up to half a billion guests' personal information including passports. That's just one of a ...


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Source:   Fast Company
Posted yesterday.
The biggest data scandals and breaches of 2018  Fast Company

It happened everywhere, from social media sites to sandwich shops.


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Source:   NBC News
Posted on Dec 1, 2018 (13 days ago)
Marriott data breach: what consumers can do to protect themselves  NBC News

Marriott's disclosure on Friday that an “unauthorized party” gained access to the information of up to 500 million Starwood customers is just the latest in a ...


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Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (2 days ago)
Piecemeal Approach To Handling Data Breaches Just Isn't Working | News, Sports, Jobs  Jamestown Post Journal

Hopefully the data breach at Marriott that potentially exposed the personal data of roughly 500 million guests is enough to make both businesses and elected off.


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Source:   myndnow.com
Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (3 days ago)
Report: Equifax data breach was preventable  myndnow.com

(CBS News) -- A scathing new report finds one of the largest data breaches in U.S. history was "entirely preventable." A 14-month congressional investigation ...


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Source:   The New York Times
Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (3 days ago)
Marriott Data Breach Is Traced to Chinese Hackers as U.S. Readies Crackdown on Beijing  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The cyberattack on the Marriott hotel chain that collected personal details of roughly 500 million guests was part of a Chinese ...


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Source:   USA TODAY
Posted on Dec 3, 2018 (11 days ago)
Marriott data breach: Class-action suit filed; experts ask why it wasn't caught earlier  USA TODAY

Marriott's data breach problems are only getting worse. A class action lawsuit has been filed against the hotel chain and cybersecurity experts say the whole ...


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Source:   The Guardian
Posted on Nov 21, 2018 (23 days ago)
Amazon hit with major data breach days before Black Friday  The Guardian

Amazon has suffered a major data breach that caused customer names and email addresses to be disclosed on its website, just two days ahead of Black Friday.


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Posted yesterday.
How The Mighty Have Fallen: 4 Companies That Became the Victims of Data Breaches In 2018  Analytics India Magazine

Analytics India Magazine (AIM) lists down 4 major companies that had been the victims of some nasty data breaches in 2018.


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Source:   PRNewswire
Posted today (17 hours ago)
Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Applauds Senate Action On Data Breach Notification Legislation  PRNewswire

LANSING, Mich., Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michigan Senate unanimously reported legislation out of committee that would require businesses who ...


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Source:   PhocusWire
Posted on Dec 10, 2018 (4 days ago)
I was a senior VP of technology at Starwood - here’s my take on the guest data breach  PhocusWire

Reports on the Marriott guest data breach have suggested the most probable cause was a result of the technology platform deployed by Starwood under the ...


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Source:   mySanAntonio.com
Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (3 days ago)
The 21 biggest data breaches of 2018  mySanAntonio.com

It seems like every week, a new company has to notify its customers that their data may have been compromised, and personal information may have been ...


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Posted today (20 hours ago)
Marriott will pay for new passports for some data breach victims  Lonely Planet Travel News

In the wake of Marriott International's major data breach, the company has agreed to pay for new passports for those who have experienced fraud as a result.


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Source:   hcanews.com
Posted on Dec 5, 2018 (9 days ago)
Yes, You Can Prevent that Healthcare Data Breach  hcanews.com

6 ways healthcare providers can lower their risk of a data breach.


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Posted on Nov 30, 2018 (14 days ago)
Marriott hit by massive data breach  Long Island Business News

Marriott said that unauthorized access to data within its Starwood network has been taking place since 2014.


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Source:   WIRED
Posted on Dec 7, 2018 (7 days ago)
Data Breaches: The Complete WIRED Guide  WIRED

Everything you ever wanted to know about Equifax, Mariott, and the problem with social security numbers.


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Source:   Insurance Journal
Posted yesterday.
Most UK SMEs Don't Understand Risks of Cyber Attacks, Data Loss: Aon Poll  Insurance Journal

A poll of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and micro businesses in the UK shows over half are confused by or even unaware of the rules around the.


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Source:   USA TODAY
Posted on Dec 4, 2018 (10 days ago)
Q&A site Quora says data breach may affect 100 million users  USA TODAY

Quora, a question-and-answer website with 300 million users, says a data breach may have compromised 100 million users' data.


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Source:   hcanews.com
Posted on Nov 20, 2018 (24 days ago)
Healthcare System Neglect Is Top Cause of Data Breaches  hcanews.com

More than half of data breaches in healthcare systems are due to internal mistakes or neglect, according to a new study.


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