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By Mike Miliard 10:53 am September 20, 2017
A risk assessment can be the foundation for budgeting and priorities for the department
By Mike Miliard 04:34 pm September 11, 2017
Matt Fisher, partner and chair of the health law group at Mirick O'Connell, says hospitals need to  know the facts about HIPAA compliance (it does not gurantee security), risk analysis (it shouldn't necessarily be done alone), business associate agreements (read them, don't just sign them) and cyber insurance (it's not a...
03:10 pm September 11, 2017
(SPONSORED) Caleb Barlow, vice president of threat intelligence at IBM Security, says sometimes a hospital's response (or lack thereof) to a data breach can be as damaging as the breach itself.
By Mike Miliard 11:05 am September 11, 2017
Barry Herrin, principal at Herrin Health Law, says spending more money on security technology will only accomplish diminishing returns. Instead, hospitals should take a broader view of people and processes, implementing risk management frameworks such as NIST SP 800-53 and partnering with external threat groups such as InfoGuard and the FBI.
By Mike Miliard 11:03 am September 11, 2017
At the HIMSS Healthcare Security Forum, the chief information security officer of Penn Medicine describes the state of things in 2017 – from the potential incidents that keep him awake at night to emerging signs of encouragement. He also why military veterans have the right skill sets for IT and security work.  
By Tom Sullivan 11:02 am September 11, 2017
With security risks on all sides, healthcare providers must have a game plan. At the HIMSS Healthcare Security Forum, former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge lays out the top things they should be doing right now to gain visibility into the threats – and how they should be planning for the future – while explaining the...
Bill Parkinson of Unisys
By Unisys 01:00 pm August 31, 2017
(SPONSORED) Even though they're a significant attack vector – a gateway through which attackers can gain access to a hospital's entire information network – the allure of vulnerable medical devices to cyber crooks is still under-appreciated, says Bill Parkinson director of global healthcare strategy at Unisys.
By Eric Bailey 07:20 am July 09, 2017
(SPONSORED) Adrienne Edens, VP of Education at CHIME, offers her perspective as a judge from the inaugural Most Influential Women in Health IT Awards and Helen Donnelly of Verizon applauds the initiative's focus to recognize influence and raise awareness within the community which it supports.
HIMSS17 Session Recording
By Healthcare IT News Staff 03:18 pm June 26, 2017
As a distinct profession with meaningful and well-paying careers, the health IT field has proven difficult for women to advance. This session recorded at HIMSS17 hosts lessons learned, experiences, and counsel from executives who champion women in health IT.
Eric Dishman NIH
By Eric Bailey 02:02 pm June 13, 2017
Eric Dishman, director of the All of Us Research Program, explains the goals of the landmark genomics initiative – and explains how his own personal experience with whole-genome sequencing has informed his work.

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