In this video SC Magazine executive editor, Dan Kaplan, sits with Chester Wisniewski, senior security advisor at Sophos, to discuss the state of surveillance today following the recent scandal involving CIA director General David Petraeus.
Ongoing threats and health app privacy matters give the appearance that patient access rights are not a high priority for HHS OCR. Former HHS privacy leaders and industry influencers Deven McGraw and Lucia Savage share why access rights are so vital to improving care outcomes and just why providers must prioritize the process.
WebsitePlanet and Jeremiah Fowler discovered an unsecured GetHealth database containing nearly 17 GB of health and fitness tracking data in more than 61 million records. It's unclear of the immediate impact of the data compromise, but it demonstrates the ongoing challenges to securing consumer data privacy.
HHS OCR announced it reached an $80,000 settlement with Children's Hospital & Medical Center over potential HIPAA Right of Access failures. It’s the 20th settlement made under its access rights’ initiative.