Why you should not rely on the NHS to save you

When you think of the NHS, you might think of its vital role in providing essential services and public services.You might also think of how it is one of the most powerful institutions in the world, with the power to provide free healthcare for people in need.However, that is not the reality of the UK’s …

How to avoid data breaches and malware with HealthCare.gov

HealthCare has been hit with a cyberattack in the past few weeks that could potentially compromise the health insurance website.The HealthCareInsurance.gov website has been offline for the past week.The problem is the cyberattack has also compromised the security of millions of personal health information stored in the website.According to a report from Symantec, health information …

How to identify health information for an associate in your organisation

A health information associate (HIA) is a person in your company who provides personal information to a healthcare provider.These types of people are vital to maintaining an organisation’s health.However, the role of the HIA can vary from person to person.Read more on healthcare.gov.uk: The roles of the individual and health information specialists in the NHS …

Why do some people share their health information?

Health information is often shared across social media, where people often share information about medical conditions and the illnesses that affect them, and even the people who provide the information can be sensitive to privacy concerns.The information is then often shared by others.One of the biggest issues is privacy concerns, and there are often many …