Tag Archives: Portal

Unsecured portal causes breach for nearly 70,000

An error by a business associate working with Burrell Behavioral Health in Springfield, Mo., has resulted in potential breach of records of 67,493 patients. The business associate’s Internet-facing portal, which contained electronic images of protected health information (PHI) was improperly secured and may have enabled unauthorized persons to access the records. After the error was… Read More »

Successful OpenNotes Implementations Require Portal Changes, More Communication

[unable to retrieve full-text content] David Raths, Contributing Editor In just a few years the OpenNotes movement has spread to dozens of health systems. Yet at many healthcare organizations, the percentage of portal users reading clinical notes is still quite low. Healthcare Informatics Magazine | Health IT | Information Technology