Medical identity theft is a terrible crime, risking the health and lives of patients whose information has been stolen.
And with ransomware and other threats to healthcare data, it’s a crime that will only continue to grow. But with the right information, you can fight back.
Patients are a vulnerable population. Their health, even their lives, rest in the hands of healthcare providers. Equally vulnerable are patient’s health records. In today’s connected world, this data is strewn across the digital universe. From electronic health records (EHRs) to physician’s iPads to wearable health devices, a patient’s confidential medical information is available to more people in more places than ever before. Sensitive medical diagnoses, health insurance numbers, and other information are there for the viewing — and the stealing.
In this eBook you’ll:
- Learn the size and scope of medical identity theft.
- Discover how healthcare data breaches turn patients into victims.
- Get the insider view on healthcare fraud.
- Study the thorny issue of identity ownership.
Your patients deserve the best care. They also deserve the best protection against medical identity theft that you can provide. We hope this information helps.
Click here to download the eBook.
November 28, 2016 By ID Experts