Hacker Attacks on Healthcare Providers Jump 600 Percent | Hacking | TechNewsWorld.
Apple Bars Developers From Sharing Health Data – The CIO Report – WSJ. Kudos to Apple.
Johns Hopkins to pay $190 million to settle suits over pelvic exam photos | Modern Healthcare.
Federal prosecutors press criminal charges for HIPAA violation after FBI investigation. Look for this trend to slowly gather speed. The widespread belief that enforcement is unlikely and the increase in widely publicized breaches has created a target rich environment for enforcement authorities that they cannot ignore.
Close to Home by John McPherson
Speed Bump by Dave Coverly
BodyMedia, a company that manufactures a nifty device that straps to your arm and monitors multiple aspect of how you live your life (e.g., how much sleep you get, calories burned and consumed, exercise), will shortly beginning selling a version of its BodyMedia Fit that communicates via Bluetooth with your phone, creating a dashboard for monitoring your physical…