Growing Data Privacy and Compliance Threat for Healthcare Organizations
As Hospitals experience an unprecedented level of patient admissions, as a result of the global pandemic, there has been a significant increase in the number of healthcare workers needing to gain immediate access to patient healthcare data. Unfortunately, there have been reports that improper access methods are being used that may be compromising patient privacy and compliance.
According to CynergisTek, a Patient Privacy Monitoring Service Provider, the CEO observes, “Our clients are on the frontline of the COVID-19 response. As they scale, they are opening up access to medical records for staff and vendors that are working remotely, turning up temporary facilities, and deploying telemedicine solutions. Each of these initiatives comes with...