Privacy & Security

By Mike Miliard 09:00 am July 01, 2019
As hospitals and ambulatory sites grapple with the challenges of quality improvement, value-based care, cybersecurity and more, the size and shape of the workforce is changing as technology and imperatives evolve.
Large health systems better prepared on security, says CHIME Report
By Nathan Eddy 10:47 am June 28, 2019
While most orgs surveyed said they have network access solutions to monitor devices connected to the network, fewer than half of small providers use network segmentation to control the spread of infections.
By Leontina Postelnicu 01:25 pm June 27, 2019
The Romanian national cybersecurity and incident response team cautioned that no money should be paid to the ransomware hackers.
Cloud vendors Sansoro Health, Datica Health merge
By Mike Miliard 11:51 am June 27, 2019
The combined company, Datica, will offer a platform to help solve the integration and security compliance challenges that can slow development of innovative cloud-based apps, officials say.
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By 07:07 am June 24, 2019
Walking the fine line between optimal communication and regulatory compliance, IT must engage business leaders with the results of the risk assessments they routinely perform.
Hunterdon Healthcare migrates to Google Cloud/G Suite and saves $1.3 million
By Bill Siwicki 12:24 pm June 19, 2019
The new tech also helped the health system enable its caregivers to reclaim 30 percent of their time for face-to-face patient interactions.
By Nathan Eddy 10:05 am June 19, 2019
Even as they often rely on outmoded data management processes, 70% of execs and IT leaders say they're 'very' or 'extremely' confident of their infosec strategies.
Infusion pump-linked workstations contain critical security flaw
By Nathan Eddy 12:08 pm June 14, 2019
Bad actors can use the Becton, Dickinson and Company Alaris Gateway Workstations to “authenticate” malicious and potentially dangerous content, CyberMDX discovered.
Healthcare executives lack action plan to combat cybersecurity threats
By Nathan Eddy 11:43 am June 14, 2019
The C-suite recognizes these threats, but 54% of respondents to a new survey said the biggest barrier to meeting privacy and security challenges was lack of adequate resources.
By Philipp Grätzel von Grätz 01:47 am June 13, 2019
In an interactive workshop on day 2 of this year’s HIMSS & Health 2.0 Europe Conference in Helsinki, representatives of healthcare institutions, cybersecurity experts, and patient representatives discussed about possible ways to alleviate the threat.

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