They ranked the risk of a patient privacy breach by an insider as greater than that of lost or stolen unencrypted devices or paper records.
"29% said healthcare breaches source was "insider attack, such as record snooping or identity theft," greater than "lost or stolen unencrypted electronic devices or paper records", and "hacker attacks."To address the risk of insiders inappropriately accessing patients' medical records healthcare organizations can now proactively detect breaches of patient privacy with low-cost on-demand SaaS analytics.
- Healthcare Information Security Today: 2013 Outlook - Information Security Media Group
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(a) 2013 Outlook - Healthcare Information Security Today: 2013 Outlook - Information Security Media Group, 06/17/2013