Monthly Archives: September 2016

Unauthorized HIE Access Leads to MA Data Security Incident – HealthITSecurity.com

September 21st, 2016|Categories: HIE Privacy and Security in the News|

September 21, 2016 - Massachusetts-based Codman Square Health Center is notifying patients that some of their information may have been exposed after a data security incident stemming from unauthorized HIE access.Codman was notified on July 13, 2016 that an employee had accessed the New England Healthcare Exchange Network (NEHEN) without authorization and against Codman policies. According [...]

4 steps to prepare for HIE participation – www.behavioral.net

September 19th, 2016|Categories: HIE Privacy and Security in the News|

HelioMetrics Comment: Granted this article does mention to be aware of privacy laws of your state, but it doesn't go far enough...  Just knowing the laws doesn't help.  Knowing how the HIE that you are about to join is actually protecting the data is a step that MUST be discussed.  All that I have talked [...]