Network Infrastructure

Most hospitals are behind on finding, responding to threats
By Benjamin Harris 12:17 pm August 15, 2019
A new industry survey finds that a lack of network visibility is impairing already overworked cybersecurity teams.
How healthcare CIOs and CISOs can handle identity and access management
By Bill Siwicki 12:22 pm August 14, 2019
An expert in the strategies and technologies surrounding identity and access management walks through today’s challenges and discusses how provider organizations can best secure this key area.
Intraprise Health BluePrint Protect can help detect, manage security risks
By Nathan Eddy 11:30 am August 14, 2019
BluePrint's visualization software coalesces security program data from disparate sources into a central "source of truth" founded on the company's workflow automation and rules engine.
How to find and keep top cybersecurity professionals
By Mike Miliard 04:00 pm August 09, 2019
The Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council has developed a guide to building a robust cybersecurity workforce, offering four suggestions for developing skills.
As new cyber risks emerge, strategies evolving but basic principles still apply
By Mike Miliard 07:00 am August 02, 2019
BlueKeep? Dridex? A state of emergency in Louisiana? Healthcare security pros find themselves living in interesting times. But with new threats emerging each day – and old ones, like phishing, not going away – some tried and true lessons are still useful.
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By 09:38 am July 31, 2019
Failing to invest in the right technologies at the right time can eventually force patients to look elsewhere for their health services.
By Benjamin Harris 09:00 am July 31, 2019
It’s the operating system that runs the elevator, the HVAC system, medical equipment, and even the router that connects everything else in a hospital to the outside world.
By Mike Miliard 05:12 pm July 29, 2019
Democrat Michael Bennet unveiled his telehealth-focused rural plan, which increases resources for IT investments; he also recently introduced a separate Senate bill to boost broadband in underserved areas.
John Muir Health outsources IT, revenue cycle, analytics and more to Optum
By Mike Miliard 10:41 am July 19, 2019
As part of the deal, which involves nonclinical technologies, about 540 health system staff will become Optum employees.

The HIMSS Analytics team on site at the hospital.

By Leontina Postelnicu 12:26 pm July 16, 2019
The eight-stage international model allows healthcare providers to measure their technology deployments against those of their peers.

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