TOTAL: {[ getCartTotalCost() | currencyFilter ]} Update cart for total shopping_basket Checkout

Daily Dashboard | Hospital suffers payment breach impacting 48K individuals Related reading: US House lawmakers introduce resolution on AI ethics

rss_feed
PrivacyTraining_ad300x250.Promo1-01

While noting that payment-related breaches are not common in the health care sector, BankInfoSecurity reports that in September, a Texas hospital notified federal regulators of a credit card–processing system hack that may have impacted nearly 48,000 individuals. Wiley Rein's Kirk Nahra, CIPP/US, explained that under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, payment-related security incidents qualify as reportable breaches since some of the exposed identifiers are considered protected health information. A statement from the hospital said, "It is important to note that the hospital's information and clinical systems were not affected, and medical information was not compromised." 
Full Story

Comments

If you want to comment on this post, you need to login.