Institute: ONC | Component: 2 | Unit: 9 | Lecture: a | Slide: 10
Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:The Culture of Health Care
Unit:Privacy, Confidentiality, and Security
Lecture:Definitions of privacy, confidentiality, and security
Slide content:Patient Information Disclosures Continued Privacy Rights Clearinghouse provides searchable Chronology of Data Breachesnot limited to medical HHS (2016a) must post list of breaches of unsecured PHI affecting 500 or more individuals ( wall of shame ) 2015 top 10 data breaches accounted for just over 111 million records; the top six breaches affected at least 1 million individuals 10
Slide notes:Two websites are devoted to documentation of disclosures. The Privacy Rights Clearinghouse provides a searchable Chronology of Data Breaches. The data includes medical breaches but is not limited to them. The site can be accessed at The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS [ aych-aych-ess ]) is required under the HITECH Act to post a list of breaches of unsecured PHI affecting 500 or more individuals. It is called by some their wall of shame. It can be accessed at This website contains a running list of all report breaches. The top ten data breaches in 2015 accounted for over 111 million records, with the top six breaches impacting one million individuals. 10