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Compliance Does Not Equal Security and Why Healthcare Executives Need to Know the Difference.

2019 is on track to surpass last year’s 365 record number of reported data breaches in healthcare and analyst are predicting this number to continue rise every year.
Healthcare IT

In the Wake of New ePHI Data Leaks; Healthcare Providers Rush to Identify Risks to Their ePHI Data

The sheer volume and complexity of vulnerabilities to ePHI data are staggering and many providers are finding it challenging to identify these threats.
Healthcare IT

Long Overdue: How Changing the Model of Security Risk Assessments Can Benefit Healthcare Providers

Healthcare providers who choose a reactive model to conducting SRA’s are missing out on gaining visibility and insight to their risks and consequently end up risking patient trust. It can take years to build patient trust and only a moment for it to be destroyed. Securing digital assets can no longer be delegated solely to the IT department.
Healthcare IT

E-mail Security Among the Most Pressing IT Security Vulnerabilities Reports Healthcare Industry IT Leaders

When in doubt, do not click on any links and notify IT department to see if they are seeing an increase in potential malicious e-mails.
Healthcare IT

Until It’s Too Late: Are Leaders in Healthcare Waiting Until a Crisis to Understand the Importance of Cyber Security?

Far too many providers are waiting until a crisis happens to address what may be their greatest unseen risk.
Healthcare IT

Closing the Healthcare Gap in Rural America

Telemedicine is showing some promise to deliver healthcare by virtual wellness checks and communications between doctors and patients.
Healthcare IT

How Much Are Inadequate Security Risk Assessments Costing Healthcare Providers?

How much are inadequate Security Risk Assessments costing healthcare providers?
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