Jessica Davis

Jessica Davis is Associate Editor of Healthcare IT News.

Nandini Ramani Outcome Health

Nandini Ramani, now CEO of Outcome Health, is tasked with strengthening the company’s current tech model and expanding its reach.

By Jessica Davis 10:13 am September 11, 2017
The Former VP of Engineering for Twitter opened up about her plans for her new role with the tech unicorn, which include working directly with providers, pharma, patients and payers to improve patient care.

Florida Governor Rick Scott talks to local emergency leaders in Florida as Hurricane Irma approaches. Photo via Twitter

By Jessica Davis 03:50 pm September 08, 2017
Two Houston providers discuss the successful efforts that helped them to weather Harvey and remain open during the hurricane.
Hurricane Harvey healthcare IT

A view across the street from Advanced Diagnostics Hospital and Clinic. Photo via Advanced Diagnostics

By Jessica Davis 10:44 am September 08, 2017
Devastation wrought by Hurricane Harvey, and likely Hurricane Irma, highlights the pressing need for healthcare EHR interoperability, but a few providers said cloud-based tech help them deliver care when many couldn’t.
Trojan malware attacks in Alaska

Anchorage Health & Human Services in Alaska. Photo via Google Maps

By Jessica Davis 02:46 pm September 06, 2017
Officials are still investigating the scope of the breach, but a preliminary investigation revealed hackers potentially accessed data from the Western region of the state.
ransomware attack of MongoDB

MongoDB databases are being ransomed. Photo via Twitter

By Jessica Davis 02:13 pm September 05, 2017
Included in the ransacked databases was three years research data on leukemia patients.
Ransomware attack delaware

Medical Oncology hired a third-party forensics team to help the provider recover the data and make sure the ransomware was completely cleared from the system.

By Jessica Davis 10:38 am September 01, 2017
Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants discovered the cyberattack on July 7, which may have breached the records of over 19,000 patients.
Hackers breach Kaleida Health

Buffalo General Hospital. Photo via WikiCommons

By Jessica Davis 01:18 pm August 31, 2017
While only 744 patients were included in this month’s breach, Kaleida Health already notified 2,800 of its patients in July of a separate phishing incident.
Locky malware
By Jessica Davis 12:58 pm August 31, 2017
Researchers say it’s one of the largest malware cybercriminal attempts of the second half of 2017, and there is still no decryptor for the virus.
Mid Michigan Imaging Center

Mid Michigan Imaging Center Lansing, Michigan office. Photo via Google Maps

By Jessica Davis 02:05 pm August 30, 2017
The computer system of the Radiology Center from Mid-Michigan Physicians Imaging Center was breached in March, but officials say the extensive investigation delayed the breach.
St. Jude pacemakers
By Jessica Davis 04:00 pm August 29, 2017
Providers can update software to ensure a hacker can’t access the device and remotely modify programming commands.

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