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Daily Dashboard | Why employers must watch out for PHI data breaches Related reading: German presidency discusses ePrivacy intentions


GovInfoSecurity reports on how data breaches involving health data can impact organizations that fall outside the health care industry. Pointing to Klaussner Furniture Industries, which discovered and reported a health data breach of its Employee Benefits Plan through its sponsor, the article provides best practices to prevent a breach of personal health data for a company's employees and its dependents. CynergisTek Vice President of Compliance Strategies David Holtzman, CIPP/G, explained, "While employers are not considered covered entities, the group health plans sponsored by employers are HIPAA covered entities and do have obligations to comply with the [Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act] standards." 
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