Network Infrastructure

Implementation best practices: Teeing up telemedicine
By Bill Siwicki 11:50 am October 10, 2019
Five telehealth technology experts share their decades of expertise, with advice to help healthcare CIOs and other IT leaders launch new telemedicine programs.
By Nathan Eddy 11:35 am October 07, 2019
The health system, which had been forced to shift operations into manual mode, using paper copies in place of digital records, purchased a decryption key from the hackers for an undisclosed sum.
By Leontina Postelnicu 07:18 am September 30, 2019
Last year, the Royal College of Surgeons found that NHS hospital trusts in England owned more than 8,200 fax machines, prompting the health secretary to order a complete phase-out by the end of March 2020.
By Nathan Eddy 10:57 am September 27, 2019
The customizable DynamikAnalytix technology from Clinical Cyber Defense System aims to tackle a central challenge for cybersecurity: getting non-technical leaders such as CMIOs and CEOs engaged with the subject.
By Benjamin Harris 10:27 am September 24, 2019
Chief information security officers might not consider it a badge of honor to have presided over a data breach. But many organizations are prioritizing hiring CISOs with experience in managing them.
By Nathan Eddy 05:51 pm September 11, 2019
One new study hypothesizes that a reason medical records aren't being advertised on the underground markets is that cybercriminals are culling PII from the stolen records and selling it off separately.
HITRUST intros analytics tools, CISO group to help with security assessments
By Mike Miliard 01:36 pm September 04, 2019
The group's new board subcommittee and automation technology can offer added efficiency for health organizations seeking to boost the quality of their CSF assessments, it says.
Interfaith’s zero trust network protects against cyberattacks, saves $2 million

Interfaith Medical Center.

By Bill Siwicki 02:03 pm September 03, 2019
Interfaith Medical Center deployed a variety of network security technologies to ward off ransomware and other attacks, virtualizing its servers in the process, which resulted in cost savings of more than $2 million over a seven-year period.
Alert fatigue a big problem for cybersecurity professionals too
By Mike Miliard 01:53 pm August 30, 2019
It's not just for clinicians anymore: Security operations center analysts say they're inundated with more and more alerts, and spend too much time sorting through false positives.
AI-powered location services and Wi-Fi boosts patient and visitor satisfaction

Orlando VA Medical Center in Florida.

By Bill Siwicki 02:30 pm August 27, 2019
Veterans and guests at Orlando VA Medical Center were getting lost, and many were late for appointments. A new wayfinding technology application is changing all that.

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