Medical Devices

By Mike Miliard 12:42 pm October 02, 2019
If exploited by a remote attacker, the set of vulnerabilities could pose safety and security risks for connected medical devices and hospital networks.
By Dave Muoio 02:50 pm September 26, 2019
The new guidances are intended to provide clarity on which products are or are not subject to regulatory enforcement, and to bring the agency’s efforts into compliance with provisions of the 21st Century Cures Act.
Deloitte sees a future with more partnerships between health and consumer tech
By Nathan Eddy 02:12 pm September 20, 2019
As data collected from computer hardware becomes more valuable than the hardware itself, traditional makers of diagnostics, surgical tools and medical devices should be partnering with developers of sensors and analytics tools, it says.
By Dean Koh 05:28 am September 18, 2019
An interview with Richard Staynings, Chief Security Strategist, Cylera.
Securing remote devices more important than ever
By Benjamin Harris 12:05 pm September 16, 2019
Connected devices make healthcare easier but invite plenty of problems. Here’s what CIOs and CISOs need to do.
By Mike Miliard 03:39 pm September 12, 2019
The voluntary recommendations from the industry group, which aim to build consumer trust in companies that handle health and wellness data, are meant to supplement, not supplant, existing legal requirements, says CTA.

Glen Tullman (second from right) at work with the Livongo team. Photo courtesy Livongo.

By Jonah Comstock 12:38 pm September 11, 2019
At the Health 2.0 Annual Fall Conference next week in Santa Clara, I'll sit down with Livongo Executive Chairman Glen Tullman to look back at the company's IPO — and ahead to healthcare's digitally-empowered future.  
Center for Medical Interoperability launches new verification program
By Nathan Eddy 10:45 am September 06, 2019
The C4MI Verified program is designed in part around recommendations made by the National Academy of Medicine and will be conducted through partnerships with medical device vendors and its member health care organizations.
Biohacking connected devices: What IT leaders need to know about the ‘Internet of Humans’
By Bill Siwicki 03:27 pm August 28, 2019
A cybersecurity expert offers a comprehensive and in-depth look into an emerging area of healthcare security, and offers tips for healthcare execs on what they can do and where they can look for answers.
By Susan Morse 11:35 am August 22, 2019
The IoT: "Every something that comes on the market is in essence its own small computer with an ability to find its way into something."

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