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properPHIdisposal regularly posts summaries of news items that convey the importance of proper PHI disposal and the risks associated with improper disposal. When possible, all paraphrased news items will credit the source of the information and provide links to the originating content.

Visitors are encouraged to return to PHI News periodically to stay abreast of the latest trends in related legislation and enforcement of HIPAA's new data protection requirements.

BYOD use is on the rise, and hospital policies need to be robust

News for Apr. 26, 2018: BYOD use is on the rise, and hospital policies need to be robust

Medical Device Security Should Be Focus for Healthcare Providers

News for Apr 24, 2018: Medical Device Security Should Be Focus for Healthcare Providers

Transcription Service Leaked Medical Records

News for Apr. 24, 2018: Transcription Service Leaked Medical Records

Why the Healthcare Cloud Holds the Key to Future Innovation

News for Apr 24, 2018: Why the Healthcare Cloud Holds the Key to Future Innovation

Data breach could impact some patients of medical lab chain with Alabama locations

News for Apr 22, 2018: Data breach could impact some patients of medical lab chain with Alabama locations

HIPAA Compliance and the High Stakes of Securing Patient Data

News for Apr. 24, 2018: HIPAA Compliance and the High Stakes of Securing Patient Data

Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities Could Expose PHI in Heart Device

News for Apr 20, 2018: Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities Could Expose PHI in Heart Device

Facebook knows a ton about your health — and plans to profit from it

News for Apr. 18, 2018: Facebook knows a ton about your health — and plans to profit from it

Device Maker Inogen Reports Data Breach That May’ve Affected 30,000 Patients

News for Apr. 16, 2018: Device Maker Inogen Reports Data Breach That May’ve Affected 30,000 Patients

Learning from Chesapeake Regional Healthcare’s Hard Drive Data Breach

News for Apr. 13, 2018: Learning from Chesapeake Regional Healthcare’s Hard Drive Data Breach

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