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Report: Peoples Medical Records Security Easily Breached

March 30, 2012
Jim Kouri, News With Views
3/30/2012

Following the heated debate and passage of Obamacare, the Treasury Department reported that the U.S. Internal Revenue Service — an agency under the direction of Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner — would hire upwards of 10,000 more agents to enforce several provisions of the far-reaching health care program, according to a government report.

With the IRS set to take a significant role in the new health care law signed by President Barack Obama on national television, that part of the Obamacare plan continues to worry those who have little faith in government efficiency, especially when Americans’ privacy issues are involved, according to the American Society for Effective Healthcare.

Many security experts fear that Americans’ patient information will be vulnerable to unauthorized access and distribution with perpetrators being outside hackers or IRS insiders.

And now… the rest of the story. …..

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