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•  Henry Ford Health System PHI Data Breach Affects 18K – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Understanding HIPAA Data Sharing Policies for Better Patient Care – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Health Data Privacy Concerns Key Influence in PHI Data Sharing – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  48% of Providers Use Device Encryption for Texted Orders – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  12K Affected in ShopRite Supermarkets Data Security Incident – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Applying US-CERT IoT Security Best Practices to Healthcare – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  $2M Settlement Reached in Cottage Health Data Breach Case – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  PHI of 9.5K Possibly Compromised in WI Healthcare Phishing Attack – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  HIDDEN COBRA – North Korean Trojan: Volgmer – (Source: US-CERT)      •  Catholic Charities Healthcare Cyberattack Impacts 4.6K – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  HIPAA Info Included in Updated MD Data Breach Notification Law – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  41% of Health Data Breaches Stem from Unintended Disclosure – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  US-CERT Urges Updates to Counter Found WiFi Vulnerabilities – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Regular Employee Training Essential in Healthcare Cybersecurity – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Using Secure Texting for Improved Patient Care, Data Security – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Arkansas Facility Ransomware Attack Potentially Affects 128K – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Creating a Culture of Data Privacy, Security in Healthcare – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  NIST CSF, Risk Management Key for Cybersecurity Improvements – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Data Breach at Home Monitoring Company Exposes 150K Patients' Files – (Source: Healthcare Informatics)      •  CO Hospital Email Breach Possibly Exposes PHI of 3.4K Families – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Why Guidance is Critical for Strengthening Healthcare Cybersecurity – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  How HIPAA Rules Apply with Law Enforcement Investigations – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Ransomware Attack May Impact 19K Oncology Hematology Patients – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  HIPAA ALERT: Forgotten Physical Safeguards Lead to Stolen Records. – (Source: Compliance & Ethics)      •  OCR: Staff Training Key for Data Security, Avoiding Scams – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  MI Computer System Health Data Breach May Involve Data of 106K – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  HHS Reviews HIPAA Rules Following Hurricane Harvey – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Recent Aetna Data Breach Leads to Class Action Lawsuit – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  How HIPAA Regulations Can Ease Information Blocking – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  St. Mark’s Ransomware Attack Could Affect 33K Patients – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Phishing Attack May Impact PHI of 3.4K at CA Treatment Center – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Improve Healthcare Authentication with New NIST Guide – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  OCR Stresses Employee Training Need in PHI Security – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Anthem Vendor Reports Potential Data Breach Affecting 18K – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  HHS Updates HIPAA Breach Reporting Tool, Empowers Consumers – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Patient Data Exposure Possibly Impacts 15K at FL Center – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  PHI of 13K Involved in Ransomware Attack at PA Health Clinic – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Airway Oxygen Ransomware Attack May Affect PHI of 500K – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Improper Disposal Creates PHI Security Concern for 1.8K – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  HHS Issues Cyber Notice About Potential Threat from "Hidden Cobra" – (Source: Healthcare Informatics)      •  Texas health system settles potential HIPAA disclosure violations – (Source: HHS)      •  Thousands of patient records leaked in New York hospital data breach – (Source: NBC News)      •  MDLive faces class-action lawsuit over privacy concerns – (Source: FierceHealthare)      •  2017 OCR HIPAA Settlements Focus on Risk Analyses, Safeguards – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Health Center Agrees to $400K OCR HIPAA Settlement – (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Provider hit with $31,000 HIPAA settlement over lack of business associate's agreement – (Source: HealthcareIT News)      •  Allina Health Privacy Incident Possibly Exposes Patient Info. (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Chadron Community Hospital employee illegally accesses patient EHRs. (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Oregon Medical Center inadvertently exposes patient information. (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Sharp Healthcare PHI reportedly stolen. (Source: HealthIT Security)      •  Memorial Healthcare System pays $5.5 million to settle HIPAA suit over lack of audit controls. (Source: Healthcare IT News)      •  Email Forwarding Rule Sent 1,700 Patients’ PHI to Employee’s Personal Email Account. (Source: HIPAA Journal)      •  New York Giants Star and ESPN Agree to Settle Privacy Breach Lawsuit. (Source: HIPAA Journal)      •  Children’s Medical Center Issued $3.2M OCR HIPAA Penalty.(Source: Healthcare IT News)      •  34,000 Patients Notified of ePHI Data Breach at Quest Diagnostic. (Source: HIPAA Journal)      •  4,100 Cardiac Patients Notified of Breach of ePHI at Wilmington, DE-based Ambucor Health Solutions (AHS). (Source: HIPAA Journal)      •  Healthcare Pages Intercepted and Posted Online. (Source: HIPAA Journal)       •  New Report Published on Privacy Risks of Personal Health Wearable Devices. (Source: HIPAA Journal)      •  Patient Posts PHI of New Hampshire State Psychiatric Hospital Patients Online. (Source: HIPAA Journal)      •  UCLA Medical Center Investigates Potential Breach of Kanye West’s PHI. (Source: HIPAA Journal)       •  Presence Health settles HIPAA breach suit for $475,000. (Source: Health Data Management)       •  Update from OCR - Disclosures to Loved Ones. (Source: American Institute of Healthcare Compliance)      •  Breach at Community Health Plan of Washington affects nearly 400,000 members. (Source: Healthcare IT News)     
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