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Nine out of 10 hospitals lost personal data in last two years

These are pretty dismal statistics…

Ponemon Institute and security firm ID Experts … surveyed 80 health care organizations and found that 94 percent had experienced a data-loss incident in the past two years. Another 45 percent sustained more than five breaches during that period.

via Nine out of 10 hospitals lost personal data in last two years – SC Magazine.

All the requirements in the world won’t make a difference if the organizations do not allocate the resources to ensure compliance, and if the employees continue to fail to comply.