Jessica Davis is Senior Editor of Healthcare IT News.
By Jessica Davis 10:39 am December 07, 2017
Hospital leadership can often be the biggest threat to security because funding is still a low priority.
By Jessica Davis 03:43 pm December 06, 2017
Chicago-based Saint Anthony sued Leapfrog in November for giving the hospital an inaccurate grade -- but Leapfrog claims the grade is based on self-submitted data the hospital failed to review.
By Jessica Davis 01:14 pm December 06, 2017
The Detroit health system first discovered the breach on Oct. 3, when a cybercriminal stole the email credentials of a group of employees.
By Jessica Davis 10:18 am December 06, 2017
For starters, it’s important to routinely check for gaps in your systems, and whether the tools in place can thwart current threats.
By Jessica Davis 10:01 am December 06, 2017
Plan for sophisticated threats and evaluate IT tools on the horizon to be as ready as possible for what’s ahead.
By Jessica Davis 02:36 pm December 04, 2017
Sens. John McCain, R-Arizona, and Jerry Moran, R-Kansas introduced legislation Monday designed to modernize the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ healthcare system.
By Jessica Davis 01:00 pm December 04, 2017
The telehealth giant had been embroiled in an ongoing legal battle with Texas since 2011, but state passage of legislation in May to allow first-time patient visits on telehealth platforms changed that.
By Jessica Davis 02:47 pm December 01, 2017
The CMS Administrator on Friday also opened up about her personal mission to give patients a voice -- and better access to the data they need.
By Jessica Davis 02:19 pm December 01, 2017
The bill will require organizations to report breaches within 30-days of discovery and is intended to standardize breach notification laws across the U.S., given states currently have a wide range of reporting requirements.
After WannaCry knocked it offline, UK's National Health Service banks on new security center to improve cybersecurity
By Jessica Davis 03:08 pm November 30, 2017
The new $27 million project will provide the NHS Security Operations Center with enhanced monitoring capabilities, ethical hacking, vulnerability testing and malware analysis.