For The Record - December 2014
Wireless Networks Need HIPAA-Focused Makeover
By Peter Poulin
Vol. 26 No. 12 P. 30
The bottom line is that health care organizations are businesses with a unique responsibility to protect consumers' private information at all costs. If a hospital network is hacked, it can't just close patient accounts and issue new ones like retailers recovering from a credit card system breach. An invasion of private health care records carries far more severe implications for both the organization and the patient...