Medical offices produce large amounts of documents that contain sensitive patient information. You are required by state and federal laws to stay compliant with current legislation that regulates how you handle your patients information.
Safeguarding confidential information produced by your company is critical to keeping your business safe from data breaches and identity theft. Working with a professional shredding company like Shred America is how you protect your clients’ information.
The Health Insurance And Portability Act of 1996 was created to protect the privacy and security of certain health records. These documents are defined as anything that is identifiable to a specific individual.
There are 18 identifiers that make patient health information PHI:
We work with many different types of medical organizations that produce PHI and require regularly scheduled shredding services. Shred America provides shredding services to:
We have information security experts standing by to help answer any questions and get your organization setup for scheduled or one time shredding services.