HealthcareInfoSecurity Week in Review for Friday, April 8, 2011

This week's top news and views: Health Net Breach Tops Federal List; Beefing Up Health IT Strategic Plan; Open Source HIE Initiative Described.Here's what you'll find in our review of some of's most compelling content from the past week:
  • A federal healthcare information breach tally confirms the recent Health Net incident affected 1.9 million individuals, making it the largest incident on the list.
  • Comments are due April 22 on a draft of the Federal Health IT Strategic Plan for 2011-2015 that some say lacks information on new privacy and security projects.
  • In an interview, David Riley of the new Alembic Foundation explains how it's promoting the use of open source software based on the Nationwide Health Information Network standards.

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