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  • More States Likely to Mandate Encryption of Data

    Scott Mitchell

    Recently some very large healthcare data breaches have taken place; I mentioned a few of them on this blog. As we continue witnessing the fallout from these incidents, it’s become apparent how rarely federal agencies penalize organizations for extreme data breaches. The trend’s impacted individual states too. Regarding personal healthcare information, many states don’t even have regulations that penalize organizations for data breaches.

    That’s changing now and Montana is leading the charge. Th...

  • OpenText is Accelerating Healthcare Interoperability at HIMSS 15

    Amy Campos

    We can’t wait to go to HIMSS 2015 in Chicago. As the event for technology and innovation in healthcare we couldn’t think of a better place to preview our latest fax solution to help healthcare professionals redefine the way they exchange their essential digital information.

    We know that many organizations rely on integrated, electronic fax as their primary method of exchanging information.  And since these fax integrations are the very core of how EMR information is sent and received, changing...

  • Healthcare Data Breach Hits Top Insurer

    Scott Mitchell

    It looks like the report was accurate.

    I recently blogged about a Healthcare Informatics article entitled “  Report: Healthcare Data Breaches Expected to Increase in 2015 ”. The article discussed a report stating how Personal Healthcare Information’s (PHI) continued shift towards digital formats will heighten exposure to data breaches.

    Unfortunately the report might be right; according to an article in Health Data Management health insurer Premera Blue Cross was just hit by a “sophisticat...

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