Talking Health Care Breaches, Security and Privacy with Scott Ruthe

At a HIM conference we sat down with Scott Ruthe, Vice President of Network and Security at HealthPort, to talk about some of the current challenges with privacy and security in health care today. We had a wide ranging discussion with a look at answers to the following questions:

You can see the full video interview embedded below or click on the question above to watch just the answer to that question.

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John Lynn

John Lynn

John Lynn is the Founder of, a network of leading Healthcare IT resources. The flagship blog, Healthcare IT Today, contains over 13,000 articles with over half of the articles written by John. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 20 million times.

John manages Healthcare IT Central, the leading career Health IT job board. He also organizes the first of its kind conference and community focused on healthcare marketing, Healthcare and IT Marketing Conference, and a healthcare IT conference,, focused on practical healthcare IT innovation. John is an advisor to multiple healthcare IT companies. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can be found on Twitter: @techguy.