The cost of security breaches in healthcare records
Millions of dollars in fines, thousands of records lost, countless individuals affected. This is the effect of the loss, damage, and theft of medical records in the US healthcare system.
Original Data from:
Breaches Lead to Push to Protect Medical Data, The New York Times.
Breaches Affecting 500 or More Individuals, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Health Net Fined Again for Breach, Healthcare Information Security.