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By Jessica Davis 04:44 pm October 31, 2018
The new HHS-DHS Health Cybersecurity Coordination Center, HC3, replaces the Healthcare Cybersecurity Communications and Integration Center after a year of turmoil and unraveling.

"We cannot underestimate how connected we will be" as data and technology become even more ubiquitous, said futurist Michael Rogers at the HIMSS Big Data and Healthcare Analytics Forum.

By Mike Miliard 04:21 pm October 31, 2018
From basic information governance to advanced precision medicine, health systems large and small describe their strategies for putting data to work.
Text messaging leads to $10,000 more revenue per month at North Florida Women's Care

North Florida Women's Care in Tallahassee.

By Bill Siwicki 12:00 pm October 31, 2018
The mobile patient engagement system also cut no-shows by half and increased the number of referred patients seen by 25 percent.
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By Tom Sullivan 10:06 am October 31, 2018
We took a pulse of the state of infosec, heard experts rate industry maturity and learned smart tactics for advancing your security posture.
By Mike Miliard 04:16 pm October 30, 2018
As MHS Genesis moves past Pacific Northwest pilot sites and into the next phase in California, work at the VA "is only beginning."
Ransomware virus on healthcare sector
By Jessica Davis 03:03 pm October 30, 2018
A new Symantec report finds the notorious, highly targeted virus is primarily hitting the U.S. – especially the healthcare sector, where hackers may believe orgs are more likely to pay.
KLAS: Secure texting vendors morphing into communications platforms
By Bill Siwicki 01:08 pm October 30, 2018
A new report looks at nearly 20 vendors and sees that the market for texting tech is changing – as is the way providers are using the tools.
Patient engagement tech reduces no-shows by 60% at Bedford Commons
By Bill Siwicki 12:56 pm October 30, 2018
Through the technology, the provider organization also has collected 635 online reviews for its website.
cybersecurity infosec
By Tom Sullivan 10:15 am October 30, 2018
Synthetic ID theft, infosec dashboards, the real weakest link and more factored into the security conversation during October.  
By 01:15 am October 30, 2018
According to Executive Director PAH-QEII Network at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Dr Michael Cleary, the hospital was identified as a “lead site” in the early days of strategy for the implementation of software.

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