Jessica Davis

Jessica Davis is Associate Editor of Healthcare IT News.

By Jessica Davis 01:07 pm July 14, 2017
Since the committee wasn’t provided data about the cost of a new EHR system, the Senate will need to reevaluate funds to replace VistA at a later date.
verizon data breach
By Jessica Davis 04:24 pm July 13, 2017
As many as 14 million U.S. customers of the telecommunications company were exposed after a user mistake caused a database to go public online.
Soon-Shiong lawsuit
By Jessica Davis 03:03 pm July 13, 2017
Altor Bioscience stakeholders say the NantHealth CEO low-balled the company’s value and paid off two directors in an attempt to buy the company through a sweetheart deal.
data breach
By Jessica Davis 11:40 am July 13, 2017
A Bupa employee -- who has since been fired -- copied private information from global health insurance policies, which cover those who frequently travel or work overseas.
FDA drug and medical device regulation
By Jessica Davis 12:47 pm July 12, 2017
As required by the 21st Century Cures Act, FDA Commissioner Gottlieb is working to modernize the drug approval process and innovate drug and device regulation.
Soon-Shiong NantHealth sued by Precision Biologics
By Jessica Davis 12:13 pm July 12, 2017
A Precision Biologics stockholder is accusing the NantHealth founder and controlling board members of breaching contract and fiduciary duty.
Kaspersky Lab

Eugene Kaspersky, Kaspersky Lab founder. Photo via WikiCommons

By Jessica Davis 03:27 pm July 11, 2017
Bloomberg obtained emails that reportedly tie the security firm to the Russian government, but Kaspersky said they chose to manipulate facts to “fit the agenda of certain individuals desperately wanting there to be inappropriate ties.”
Cerner CEO Neal Patterson
By Jessica Davis 01:06 pm July 11, 2017
The son of Oklahoma farmers founded Cerner alongside Cliff Illig and Paul Gorup and built the company into one of the largest and leading EHR vendors.
NotPetya cyberattack
By Jessica Davis 01:59 pm July 10, 2017
Functionality of the Dragon Practice Edition, eScription LH and RH platforms are almost back to normal, as the voice and language tool provider continues to work to restore its software.
Petya cyberattack
By Jessica Davis 02:43 pm June 30, 2017
Princeton Community Hospital fell victim to the global NotPetya attack on Tuesday and plans to replace the corrupted network with a newly built system.

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