To Report or Not Report Health Care Data BreachesDecember 11th 2020
This study presents information regarding the decisions that health care privacy officers make about reporting a data breach, including factors that can affect the decision process, such as personal/organizational knowledge, prior breach status, and framed scenarios.
Data Breach Locations, Types, and Associated Characteristics Among US HospitalsFebruary 14th 2018
Despite the high level of hospital adoption of electronic health records and the federal incentives to do so, the most common type of data breach in hospitals occurred with paper records and films.
Adoption of Electronic Prescribing for Controlled Substances Among Providers and PharmaciesNovember 17th 2014
We present the first reported national trends in the adoption of electronic prescription of controlled substances, from July 2012 to December 2013. The results show that the uptake rates of this newly allowed process are steadily increasing.