[ Tuesday, July 23, 2013 ]
HIPAA Breaches via Stolen X-Rays:
Jeff [11:26 AM]
Old x-ray films are valuable because they contain silver, and thieves have figured that out. This is just the latest
in a series of x-ray thefts. Sort of like laptop theft, the value to the thief is definitely NOT the PHI included in the x-ray; however, it's still a reportable HIPAA breach in most cases.
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