The widespread adoption of high deductible health plans has resulted in a rise in patient self-pay obligations. Patients who are unable to pay their balances all at once are using credit cards to bridge the gap. This massive rise in credit card use has left many hospitals unsure of their Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance obligations and how to address the increased card security threats. This article, by OnPlan CTO David King, outlines the four key steps hospitals need to take to simplify the PCI compliance process and avoid unnecessary data security costs. To learn more about how OnPlan Health can help protect your patient card data, contact us at 224-544-5587.