The risks and legal/regulatory framework surrounding the privacy and security of healthcare data continue to shift and evolve.
Data attacks on healthcare companies have increased by 125% over the past five years, according to a 2016 survey from Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Analytics and Symantec. Data breaches can leave health systems, pharmaceutical companies, and other providers with a ruined reputation, huge financial losses and facing regulatory scrutiny.
Join Norton Rose Fulbright in a discussion of the key considerations for protecting data that all life sciences & healthcare companies should know.
Topics will include:
- Recent data privacy and security enforcement actions
- Expanded Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) oversight and enforcement authority
- Incident response planning
- Recent agency guidance on ransomware