Software startup Apervita has rolled an advanced encryption feature for health plan and provider data that could slow down hackers and prevent data breaches.

The cloud-based software firm said the new security feature, called deep encryption, encrypts healthcare data at the field level for the company’s health plan and provider customers.

The encryption security technology works like end-to-end encrypted messaging, which scrambles data as they move across the internet, revealing the information only to the sender and the recipient. 

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