HIPAA Training and Data Breaches: Are You Protected?
MAY 29, 2019
Since the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act was made into law in 1996, patients were assured this would protect the privacy of their medical records and ensure the confidentiality of their medical information. For employers, data breaches are costly and damaging to their reputations. Records containing Protected (or Personal) Health Information (PHI) should be kept in locked cabinets, or require secure passwords to access digitally.