Need to Know: Encryption of Data-at-Rest for Healthcare Providers

For healthcare providers, encryption of data-at-rest has been a significant topic of conversation. HIPAA/HITECH security rules (45 CFR Part 160, 162, 164) do not provide a prescriptive requirement for encryption of healthcare information. As long as the data is in the control of the provider, electronic private health information (ePHI) does not have to be [...]