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Data breach prevention not a high priority: survey
Modern Healthcare

Almost all—96%—of the 300 individuals from 72 healthcare organizations participating in a data security survey said that their organization had experienced a patient-information breach in the past two years, according to a report from the Ponemon Institute, a privacy and security research firm based in Traverse City, Mich. The average number of records lost or stolen in those breaches this year was 2,575.