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The Cost of a Data Breach: Healthcare Settlements Involving Lost or Stolen Devices


Healthcare records have quickly become a top target for cybercriminals, partly due to the under preparedness of hospitals to protect sensitive patient data.

While security measures are improving, workforce mobility complicates these efforts with 33% of healthcare employees working outside the office at least once a week.

Whether it is from human error or malicious outsiders, a diligent IT department can diminish the risk of lost or stolen data. Learn 7 best practices healthcare organizations can put in place to ensure the safety of patient information on mobile devices.