Fred Bazzoli from Health Data Management shares his insights from InstaMed’s keynote speaker for Healthcare Payments Summit 2019, Robert Herjavec, on how securing data now means improving identity management.
Read the full article, Securing data now means improving identity management, in Health Data Management. Below is an excerpt from the article.
When he’s not starring on Shark Tank, Robert Herjavec is running a burgeoning data security company. And business is booming, especially in healthcare. It’s well known that hackers are going for patients’ medical records and not credit card and Social Security numbers. The values on those have decreased to less than a dollar a number, while medical records have risen on the dark markets, Herjavec noted Tuesday at the InstaMed Healthcare Payments Summit in Philadelphia. The risk for healthcare organizations goes beyond the damage to reputation and the direct cost of remediating the breaches, he says. The biggest fears he sees from healthcare organizations are the risks of running afoul of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard and the General Data Protection Regulation, says Herjavec, who heads Herjavec Group, a security solutions integrator that is one of Canada’s fastest growing technology companies.