Does HIPAA Require Encryption?

Does HIPAA Require Encryption?

In 2012-2013, the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center had three data breaches involving unencrypted devices. An unencrypted laptop had been stolen from an employee’s home, and they had lost two unencrypted USB thumb drives. These incidents compromised the...
How to Safely Manage Your Mobile Media

How to Safely Manage Your Mobile Media

Mobile devices are commonplace in modern offices. As a covered entity (CE) or a business associate (BA), you will undoubtedly have mobile devices and media to manage. Electronic protected health information (ePHI) is not only on your desktop computer but may be on...