Over 32,600 HIPAA complaint cases have been investigated, with more than 22,500 of them closing with corrective action, according to HHS Office for Civil Rights spokesperson Rachel Seeger.
"More than 116,000 breach reports involving records of fewer than 500 individuals through March 1, 2013."Healthcare organizations seeking proactive detection of data privacy breaches or identity theft can utilize low-cost on-demand SaaS analytics services.
- Health and Human Services (HHS)
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(a) One in 10 U.S. Residents Affected by Large Health Data Breaches - www.iHealthBeat.org, 06/16/2014