Checklist

Put into place governance policies for mobile devices, mobile storage and mobile applications for internal and external use by employees and business partners, and external delivery to patients and other care providers.

Provide training on proper use, security and risk of mobile computing devices for all employees.

Secure applications deployed to a mobile device by employing an authentication mechanism within the application.

Reduce risk of communications in transit over public networks with up-to-date encryption technologies. When sending patient health information to mobile applications, encrypt data in transit.

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