March 2018

Recent Events Shows Continued Extent of Data Disposal Problems (and the Increasing Consequences)

A recently released study spearheaded by a Canadian physician and subsequently published in JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association) exposed the fact that the large hospital where she is based routinely discards highly confidential information in a manner that puts the patient privacy at risk. According to the report, the finding has sparked outrage among patients […]

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Questions and Answers About the Merger

With next week’s member vote to ratify the approved amendment of the association’s bylaws and merger with PRISM International, NAID has received several questions from members. The Board of Directors would like to share these questions and answers so that everyone feels more informed prior to casting their vote. Thank you to all who submitted […]

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NAID Board Unanimously Endorses Merger with PRISM International

As many readers know, last week NAID President Eric Haas announced a special meeting of members to be held by electronic ballot between March 26 and April 6, seeking member ratification of new bylaws that will lead to a merger of NAID and PRISM International. The Board of Directors of both organizations unanimously approved the […]

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NAIDnews From the Editor: Leveraging Business

Kelly Martínez, NAID Director of Marketing & Communications Reading this edition of the NAIDnews, you may have noticed it’s a bit thicker than usual. There was a lot to share with our members. During its layout as I perused through the article titles, I was struck by how introspective the titles rang. The authors speak […]

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