January 8, 2013
Your Medical Data Is Not Secure
Michael Kassner, TechRepublic
With the push to move Electronic Health Records (EHR) “into the cloud,” and my recent article about “the cloud” being vulnerable, I was curious as to what extent the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) protects our privacy. To start, I thought it best to define what is considered sensitive health-care information.