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Privacy Mutual of Omaha Offering Private Plan Product for Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave

Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company now is offering a private option for Massachusetts employers under the new Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave law. Mutual of Omaha said in a statement...

Privacy Loudoun Medical Group D/B/A Comprehensive Sleep Care Center Provides Notice Of Data Privacy Event

LEESBURG, Va., Nov. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Loudoun Medical Group d/b/a Comprehensive Sleep Care Center (CSCC) recently learned of an incident that may affect the privacy of certain information....

Privacy Google’s Project Nightingale: The largest transfer to date of private medical data to the tech giant

Google will have access to sensitive surgical reports and detailed pathology review of tissues. Accidental breach of the data or intentional covert sharing of the most intimate and private...

Privacy It’s privacy vs. innovation as Google collects data on 50 million medical patients

For instance, IBM trained its AI engine “Watson” in medicine under the premise that one day it could parse through millions of documents that medical professionals would never have time to review ...

Privacy Google's medical data project spurs HHS inquiry, report says

Ascension did not comment on the HHS inquiry. On Monday, though, Google and Ascension said the deal is compliant with HIPAA, the federal law regulating the security and privacy of certain medical ...

Privacy Google rushes to explain what it’s doing with all that medical data

For privacy advocates, this revelation is understandably worrying. Google already collects massive amounts of data on its users, and the perspective of adding deeply personal medical records to the...

Privacy Google Partners With Nation’s Largest Nonprofit Health System To Develop New Medical Records Tool, Despite Privacy Concerns

Called “‘Nightingale,” the Google-Ascension project indicates that Google’s push into health analysis through its $8 billion cloud business is further along than previously believed, even as the ...

Privacy Redskins request joint committee to review Trent Williams' medical care

... the NFL’s Collective Bargaining Agreement that provides for an independent third party review of any NFL player’s medical care. The Redskins continue to prioritize the health and well-being of...

Privacy Redskins fire back at Trent Williams with medical review request from NFL

... the NFL's Collective Bargaining Agreement that provides for an independent third party review of any NFL player's medical care. The Redskins continue to prioritize the health and well-being of...

Privacy Washington asks NFL for independent review of Trent Williams’ medical care

... the NFL’s Collective Bargaining Agreement that provides for an independent third party review of any NFL player’s medical care. The Redskins continue to prioritize the health and well-being of...

Privacy MoHAP organizes introductory workshop to shed more light on the executive regulation of the medical liability law

Dubai: The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, recently organized an introductory workshop on the Executive Regulation which is issued by the Council of Ministers pursuant to a Federal Law on...

Privacy Help Desk: Can your medical records become marketing? We investigate a reader’s suspicious ‘patient portal.’

It’s our data, after all. It’s not as private as you might hope, despite a federal law known as HIPAA, short for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. Say what? Nobody wants to...

Privacy Private medical data of one million people potentially breached after hacking of Tū Ora Compass Health's website

Private data for around one million people has potentially been breached after it was revealed today that the website Tū Ora Compass Health was hacked in August. The website, which collects and ...

Privacy Privacy report says B.C. medical clinics must do more to protect information

but must also ensure strong privacy programs for their patients. "Medical clinics were chosen for this review for two reasons: the amount and sensitivity of the personal information they collect – ...

Privacy Privacy review finds personal information protections lacking at B.C. medical clinics

... Commissioner Michael McEvoy said the report raises concerns about patient privacy that are relevant throughout the province. "Medical clinics were chosen for this review for two reasons: the ...

Privacy ‘It’s not even hacking’: Private medical data of millions of Americans is freely available online

Medical images and health data belonging to millions of Americans, including X-rays, MRIs and CT scans, are sitting unprotected on the internet and available to anyone with basic computer expertise.

Privacy Millions of Americans' medical images, data are available on the internet. Anyone can take a peek.

ProPublica removed private patient information from it before publication. This story was co-reported with the German public broadcaster Bayerischer Rundfunk. Medical images and health data...

Privacy Legislators Have Approved Changes To Utah’s Medical Cannabis Law

while some medical marijuana advocates raised concern that there wouldn’t be enough private dispensaries to meet growing patient demand. An earlier version of the law imagined 12 privately run ...

Privacy Millions Of Americans' Medical Images, Data Available On Internet

In some cases, a snoop could use free software programs — or just a typical web browser — to view the images and private data, an investigation by ProPublica and the German broadcaster ...

Privacy Millions of Americans’ Medical Images and Data Are Available on the Internet. Anyone Can Take a Peek.

In some cases, a snoop could use free software programs — or just a typical web browser — to view the images and private data, an investigation by ProPublica and the German broadcaster Bayerischer ...