HIPAA & Breach Enforcement Statistics for May 2017
Approximately 173,546,238 people have been affected
by 1,935 HITECH Act breaches through May
17, according to a HIP/SA analysis of data released by
the HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR). That suggested
that 31 newly posted breaches affected approximately
237,603 patients in the incidents reported from April 18
through May 17.