Mobile Health Application Security

Mobile Health Apps Security – Before You Download & Use Here are some safety tips to practice when you download your first or next mobile health app: 1. Research mobile health app (software programs that perform one or more specific functions) before you download and install any of them. Recommendation: Use known app websites or […]

PHI- What is it?

Protected Health Information The HIPAA Privacy Rule protects most “individually identifiable health information” held or transmitted or maintained in any form or medium by a Covered Entity (CE) or its Business Associate (BA), in any form or medium, whether electronic, on paper, or oral. The Privacy Rule calls this information Protected Health Information (PHI) 1 . PHI […]