Worried About Using a Mobile Health Device for Work? Here's What To Do!

Dec 12, 2012 | 4:42

If you are a health care provider, there are certain precautions you must take to avoid the accidental disclosure of your patients' health information while using a mobile health device. Watch this short video for tips on avoiding security breaches in healthcare when using mobile health devices such as smart phones, laptops, or tablets to access, transmit, receive, or store patient's electronic health information.

Visit the mobile health device privacy and security website to learn more about practical ways to protect and secure patient's health information when using mobile health devices: http://www.healthit.gov/providers-professionals/your-mobile-device-and-health-information-privacy-and-security.

Content last reviewed on July 9, 2019
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