A private health care exchange involves the sharing of multiple data points and technology platform security should be of utmost importance to companies that are utilizing, or considering, a private exchange. Ryan Keehn, Businessolver’s Assistant VP Information Technology, was recently interviewed by Brian Kalish, online managing editor for Employee Benefit Adviser, in a podcast tackling private exchange security. Ryan brought up five specific points that you should be discussing with your potential (and current) exchange providers to ensure that your data is secure.
We've said it before and we'll say it again:
You can't afford not to invest in security awareness today.
Today, an attack discovered on Healthcare.gov emphasizes the very core of that lesson. Security starts with awareness.
You can't afford not to invest in security awareness today. And you can't afford business partners that aren't focused on protecting your sensitive benefits data.
Everywhere you turn these days, it seems that another major retailer is highlighted in the media for a catastrophic data breach – think Target, eBay, and Michaels. But it doesn’t stop with major retailers. Plenty of healthcare and major insurance organizations have faced the same fate.