NIST cybersecurity center proposes best practices for mobile EHR security

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, part of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards of Technology, is circulating a draft guidance on best practices for securing healthcare data on mobile devices.

The draft, entitled, “Securing Electronic Health Records on Mobile Devices,” is the first in a planned series of guidances on improving cybersecurity across many industries with the help of standards-based technology, the three-year old center announced.

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