Network Infrastructure

Medicaid records breached

Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences Credit: Google Maps

By Jessica Davis 11:52 am January 15, 2018
A hacker gained access to an Oklahoma State Health Sciences network and accessed folders containing Medicaid billing data.
fingerprint authentication in healthcare

Some organizations have been implementing new methods of authentication beyond passwords - from facial recognition to fingerprints. 

By Bill Siwicki 02:47 pm January 08, 2018
A new report from Aon's security experts predicts more and different cyberattacks, and highlights the pressing need for healthcare organizations to change some of their approaches.
Network cybersecurity
By Bill Siwicki 10:32 am December 26, 2017
Every user has access to applications and resources to do their job and segmentation keeps threats contained.
combat malware
By Bill Siwicki 10:06 am December 26, 2017
Consider behavioral-based privilege, user monitoring and remember not all anti-virus software is protection enough.
KLAS report
By Mike Miliard 03:03 pm December 20, 2017
Symantec and Digital Guardian are among the most deployed, offering one-stop-shopping across multiple areas; Proofpoint boasts strong functionality, optimization.

The Accelerator Class on Demo Day last week is the third hosted by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

By Jonah Comstock 11:41 am December 19, 2017
With 10 pilots in development, products will get to market with real data and added value for hospitals and payers.
smart hospitals
By Tom Sullivan 03:39 pm December 08, 2017
Building on top of today’s digital infrastructure, Smart Hospitals will focus on patient experience, outcomes, the Triple Aim and they’ll make expensive acquisitions between now and 2025.
Future-proofing precision medicine
By Mike Miliard 11:47 am December 02, 2017
For research and clinical trials to succeed, it requires clearing some big hurdles – notably technology, financing and human factors.
Optum startups
By Susan Morse 03:37 pm December 01, 2017
New venture fund from the UnitedHealth Group subsidiary is more of a market lift model than an accelerator, partner says.
Blockchain in healthcare
By 03:04 pm November 29, 2017
The tech’s appeal lies in its digital ledger of transactions and healthcare is on the precipice of adoption to grow networks of secure data.

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