ECJ Data Security Byte
According to an article published by Today, identity theft involving the use of a Social Security number can cost a consumer $5,100 on average. Click here.
ECJ Data Security Quote
In the announcement of the settlement between the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center for alleged HIPAA violations, Jocelyn Samuels (OCR Director) stated, “Organizations must pay particular attention to HIPAA’s requirements when using Internet-based document sharing applications. In order to reduce potential risks and vulnerabilities, all workforce members must follow all policies and procedures, and entities must ensure that incidents are reported and mitigated in a timely manner.” Click here.