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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.
ransomware tech
By Bill Siwicki 10:35 am July 13, 2017
The new system is designed to bring heavy automation to ransomware reconnaissance and remediation.
eClinicalWorks patient data
By Bill Siwicki 04:09 pm July 12, 2017
Central Florida ACO, NEXT ACO of Nature Coast and Space Coast ACO have contracted for the vendor’s population health technology.bill
happy IT professionals
By Bill Siwicki 03:00 pm July 12, 2017
These days, healthcare CIOs need to be especially concerned with whether their CISOs and other cybersecurity professionals are happy in their jobs.

A screen snap from a Hyperledger demo via YouTube

By Mike Miliard 02:41 pm July 12, 2017
Modular architecture will enable innovators to explore new ways to bring distributed ledger technology to healthcare and beyond.
Healthcare pros more suspicious of all EHR vendors after eClinicalWorks scandal
By Tom Sullivan 02:12 pm July 12, 2017
With the Department of Justice expected to widen its false claims probe, 35 percent of healthcare insiders say trust in all electronic health records vendors is waning.
ONC medical record requests

Donald Rucker, MD, head of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT

By Bill Siwicki 12:55 pm July 12, 2017
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT outlined several actionable steps that hospitals and doctors can take today to improve the process of requesting medical data to the benefit of both patients and providers.
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.
GE Healthcare buys Novia Strategies
By Bernie Monegain 12:30 pm July 12, 2017
Consultants bring proven methodologies and first-hand clinical experience in hospital operations.
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.

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