Posts tagged #phi

4.5 Million Patients Affected in UCLA Health System Data Breach

Chad Terhune at the Los Angeles Times reported that following the colossal breach at Anthem Inc. that affected over 80 million Americans this past year, hackers found a simple loophole in UCLA Health System’s security and exploited it.

HIPAA Security Quick Tips

We always receive questions regarding the transmission of protected health information (PHI), especially of electronic protected health information (ePHI) on mobile devices.  This article will provide some guidance on procedures that are easy to follow to ensure that the Facility is securely transmitting its PHI to the best of its ability.