No healthcare organization looks forward to the day they have to deal with a data breach. Unfortunately, data breaches happen seemingly on a daily basis.
Can texting get a healthcare provider in trouble? The answer to that question, like many other legal ones, is “it depends.”
Whatever the new source might be, healthcare organizations must have tools available that can assist in the development of IG programs and managing the Big Data influx.
There should be information governance policies and procedures in place that address receipt, processing, and response to subpoenas whether or not these subpoenas call for disclosure of confidential information.
“Which came first: the chicken or the egg?” This age-old conundrum raises the question of what comes first in a causal chain.