The environment in PHI risk is changing rapidly. In recent years, most data breaches were the result of lost laptops and other employee miscues. Today, intentional attacks have surpassed inadvertent mistakes as the leading cause of PHI incidents. Criminal hacks against healthcare organizations have increased 125 percent since 2010 – and last year were the leading cause of data breaches for the first time.
Protecting PHI now depends on how well an organization responds to five critical challenges.
Learn more about these challenges and how to combat them at Becker’s Hospital Review, where this article by Clearwater CEO Bob Chaput, was originally was originally published.
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