NIST on Protecting Mobile Health Data: Expert Offers Insights on Critical Steps to Take

New draft guidance from the National Institute of Standards and Technology instructs healthcare providers on the critical steps they should take to secure electronic health records on mobile devices, says Nate Lesser, who helped prepare the document.

"What we published is guidance to help [healthcare] organizations think about how to evaluate and manage their risks, and then to help them implement security technologies that might not be the core function of what an organization does," he says in an interview with Information Security Media Group.

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