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Strategies for Safeguarding Security of Mobile Computing


In the latest issue of hfm magazine, a publication of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), WPC’s Hays Green discusses how hospitals can gain a competitive edge by responding strategically to the rapid proliferation of mobile devices in healthcare, with security being an intrinsic part of their strategy.

Until recently, hospital finance executives tended not to regard the security of mobile health information as one of their foremost concerns. But today, with physicians rapidly embracing mobile devices for clinical use, it has become incumbent on finance leaders to pay close attention to how their organizations finance and support the security of electronic personal health information (ePHI).

To learn more about strategies for securing mobile devices, read the full article here.