Measures to Protect Private Health Information
February 13th, 2023
A memo was recently sent to your office staff regarding the importance of securing protected health information (PHI). Because of the recent concern, your office manager has asked you to help with a special project to ensure the security of PHI. To accomplish this task, consider the following:
Identify four ways to ensure that PHI is kept secure.
Discuss physical, electronic, and positional protection strategies for the office and the value of each.
For each way listed, give an example of how not implementing these precautions could negatively effect the office.