Portable Drive Encryption Software: Law Firm Causes HIPAA Breach.

The law firm of Baxter, Baker, Sidle, Conn & Jones lost an external hard disk drive which contained medical records.  While the loss of medical records in of itself does not trigger a HIPAA breach notification, the firm was representing a HIPAA-covered entity, the Preferred Professional Insurance Company, meaning it was a business associate.  As […] read more