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  • Issue 202302.1
    Florida hospital still diverting EMS patients 5 days after cyberattack | Another Data Breach Resolution Agreement and Corrective Action Plan | Amazon ends support for third-party HIPAA-compliant Alexa skills | Disposing of Your Mobile Devices | My Employee Quit ... And Deleted His Files When He Left | Individuals Charged in Email Scheme Targeting Medicare and Other Insurers
  • Issue 202212.2
    HIPAA Refresher: Compliance Officer(s) | ALERT! Apple gift card scam tries to steal credentials | Pediatric EMR Vendor Hack Affects 2.2 Million | Cybersecurity Should Focus on Managing Risk | Paying a Ransomware Ransom can Sometimes Backfire
  • Issue 202212.1
    HIPAA Refresher: Security Reminders | HIPAA obligations when using online tracking technologies | USA Today Report Blasts Nursing Home Staffing and Enforcement | Some steps to consider if you’re reviewing your IT contracts | White House Sets Sights on New Healthcare Cybersecurity Standards | Cryptojacking malware use soars | South Dakota governor bans TikTok
  • Issue 202211.2
    HIPAA Refresher: Risk Analysis | Cybersecurity incidents cost organizations $1,197 per employee, per year | OCR Reminds Providers and Their BAs – You Need an Incident Response Plan | 8 Critical Actions to Avoid the DOJ’s Corporate Enforcement | Hospital Workers Charged with Selling Patient Information | Should Ransomware Payoffs Be Outlawed | Smaller Healthcare Organization Senior Executive Roundtables
  • Issue 202211.1
    HIPAA Refresher: Willful Neglect | Infrastructure Security Month | Exploring HIPAA’s Right of Access Provisions | Vendor Hack Tied to 20 Anesthesiology Practice Breaches | Report Says Executives Fear Cyber Attacks, But Don’t Do Anything | Cybersecurity is Becoming a Real Board Issue | Healthcare Entities Urged to Train for Incident Response
  • Issue 202210.4
    National Cybersecurity Awareness Month - Tips for Staying Safe OnlineCybersecurity awareness is good for everyone - it needs to be better | Ransomware Barrage Aimed at US Healthcare SectorThird-Party Cyber-Risk Skyrockets for HealthcareSmall Organizations Underestimate Time and Cost of CyberattackOnly 30% Of Surveyed Have Plans For Responding To Ransomware CrisisHealth system discloses breach tied to online EHR website
  • Issue 202210.3
    National Cybersecurity Awareness Month - Tips for Staying Safe OnlineAlert your staff! - FBI warns of student loan forgiveness scams | Charges Against Anesthesiologist Shows Exposures From Staff Retaliatory ActionsEyeMed Vision Care to Pay $4.5M Over Data BreachCyberattack Emotional Tolls Can Linger Among Staff for YearsScammed during in-person sale24 billion+ usernames/passwords are available on the dark webCalifornia Expands CMIA to Regulate Mental Health Digital ServicesDOJ Doubles Down - Raising the Stakes for Proactive Information Governance
  • Issue 202210.2
    National Cybersecurity Awareness Month - Tips for Staying Safe OnlineDOJ’s First Prosecution of an Executive Covering Up a Data BreachOverview of the Proposed Healthcare Cybersecurity Act | Doctor Pleads Guilty to HIPAA ViolationResponsibilities Under the HIPAA Breach Notification RuleThe American Data Privacy and Protection Act
  • Issue 202210.1
    National Cybersecurity Awareness Month - Tips for Staying Safe OnlineHackers say, we need less than a day to drain a network | Cyber Fundamentals - Cybersecurity as Part of Risk ManagementWhy a HIPAA disaster recovery plan is criticalHIPAA Implications When Employees are PatientsHealthcare Organizations Ask HHS to Postpone Information Blocking DeadlineAmendment to CMIA Regarding Mental Health
  • Issue 202209.2
    California Restricts Sharing Abortion Data With Other StatesBank of America's Warning Regarding Ongoing Scams That Request Zelle Money TransferHHS Warns Health Sector of Monkeypox Scammer SchemesJustice Department’s New Emphasis on a Culture of ComplianceCyber Insurers Clamp Down on Clients' Self-Attestation of Security ControlsInformation Blocking Rule Expands to Cover Electronic Designated Record Set
  • Issue 202209.1
    Senators Ask HHS to Update HIPAASecuring an Adequate compliance BudgetOCR Announces Another Batch of “Right of Access” SettlementsCovered Entity Pays $300,000+ For Improper PHI DisposalData Classification: What It Means and How To ImplementRemaining Compliant When Using Chat Applications in the WorkplaceNew Credit Card Processing Security Standards Are Coming
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