Thursday, April 3, 2014

AHDI Files Comments to FTC Regarding GMR Transcription Services, Inc.

On the heels of the Federal Trade Commission’s recent decision regarding GMR Transcription Services failure to adequately safeguard the personal information of thousands of consumers, which was exposed on the Internet, AHDI has submitted comments on the proposed agreement.

AHDI has long advocated for and promoted privacy and security compliance in healthcare documentation to healthcare providers and institutions. FTC’s proposed solution of close attention to security and privacy concerns provides many takeaways that transcription service organizations can implement, particularly those who utilize subcontractors. Read AHDI’s full statement to FTC.

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