Author Archives: Protenus

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5.6M Patient Records Breached in 2017, as Healthcare Struggles to Proactively Protect Health Data

Insider wrongdoing is the cause of the largest health data breach in 2017. Download this press release

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Faster, safer, better: Why Protenus embraces Infrastructure-as-Code

At Protenus, we value moving quickly — continually iterating to improve our state of the art healthcare compliance analytics platform. Combine this rapid development cycle with a steadily growing customer base, and we find ourselves needing new infrastructure resources at a dizzying pace.

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Protenus Raises $11M from F-Prime Capital, Kaiser Permanente Ventures

Company aims to set a higher standard for protecting the health data of every patient. Download this press release

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What happens when advances in technology raise the ethical bar?

The HIPAA Privacy Statute, and related interpretive regulations — together known as the “Privacy Rule” — creates a federal set of rights for patients to access their protected health information. The rule translates to a simple premise: That the only person who can access your medical information is you.

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84K patient records breached as patients remain hesitant to disclose sensitive medical information

Insider threats continued to plague the healthcare industry in November. The HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR) re-emphasized the need for healthcare organizations to implement effective identity and access management (IAM) policies in order to ensure that former employees have their physical and electronic access to PHI terminated. Effective...

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