Nurse Violates Privacy of 5,800 Patients

Veriphyr proactively reports impermissible use of PHI the first time it happens. Violation Motivated by Curiosity A nurse at North Bay Health Center in Ontario was the first person to be charged under the Personal Health Information Privacy…

HIPAA Violation Indictments for Medical Office Assistants

Veriphyr proactively reports impermissible use of PHI the first time it happens. The Bank Fraud Ring Included HIPAA Violators In 2011, the United States Attorney's Office announced indictment of twelve individuals in a massive identity theft…

HIPAA Violation Leads to Jail Time

Veriphyr proactively reports impermissible use of PHI the first time it happens. Setting an Example In April 2010, a former UCLA Healthcare System employee, Dr. Huping Zhou, was the first to get time behind bars for violating the Health Insurance…

Preventable Breach at Major University Hospital

Veriphyr proactively reports impermissible use of PHI the first time it happens.   Recent Breaches In 2017, the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) found 58 cases of patient privacy breaches. As a result, MUSC is prepared…

Dictionary of HIPAA Terms

Veriphyr proactively reports impermissible use of PHI the first time it happens.   Electronic Health Record (EHR): EHR is just the digital version of that chart your doctor carries around on a clipboard: basic medical information…

CNBC Highlights Veriphyr Advisor Steve Katz

Veriphyr proactively reports impermissible use of PHI the first time it happens. On Saturday, CNBC published an article highlighting Steve Katz, an executive advisor on privacy and security for Deloitte and an advisor for Veriphyr, the leader…

Veriphyr CEO Invited by HCCA to Explain How to Detect Patient Data Privacy Breaches

Veriphyr proactively reports impermissible use of PHI the first time it happens. The Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA), the foremost organization  for healthcare compliance professionals, sought out Veriphyr CEO Alan Norquist's expertise…

Medical Records are Worth $50 Each on the Black Market

Veriphyr proactively reports impermissible use of PHI the first time it happens.   A single patient's personal protected health information (PHI)  is worth $50 on the black market, according to a panel of experts at the Digital Health…

Becker's Hospital Review: Detecting Impermissible Use of Patient Data

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Veriphyr proactively reports impermissible use of PHI the first time it happens.   A New Approach for Detecting Impermissible Use of Patient Data Steve Katz, advisor to the National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center…