Source:HIPAA JournalFebruary 21, 2020
In January, healthcare data breaches of 500 or more records were reported to the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights at a rate of more than one a day.
Source:HIPAA JournalNovember 25, 2019
There was a 44.44% month-over-month increase in healthcare data breaches in October.
Source:HIPAA JournalJune 4, 2019
A hacker gained access to the systems of a NY-based billing collections company American Medical Collection Agency and potentially viewed and copied the PHI of 11.9 million Quest Diagnostics patients.