Posted on May 23rd, 2018
Posted By TGSI
The threat of medical identity theft is on the rise as the health-care industry grapples with a growing rash of data breaches.
The ease and accessibility of medical data is fueling the increase in ID theft. Paige Hanson, the Identity Education Lead at Symantec’s consumer business unit, told Bloomberg Law.
1 The Ponemon Institute, a Traverse City, Mich.-based research firm, has reported on medical theft ID every five years, and its most recent report from 2014 discovered 2.3 million victims of identity theft for the year.
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