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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in Washington, D.C. Photo: Michael A. Scarcella/ALM

In 2016, $6.2 billion was lost by U.S. health care systems because of data breaches, according to a new report by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. But the department is aiming to reduce that figure by providing voluntary cybersecurity practices to health care organizations of all sizes.

Kristen Rasmussen

Kristen Rasmussen is an Atlanta-based reporter who covers corporate legal departments and in-house attorneys, Georgia government and health care.

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