Healthcare urged to prepare as ransomware attacks predicted to double in 2017
Apr 04, 2017 | Bill Siwicki
Deploy detection tool, use threat intelligence services and train your employees now to ...
GOP drops tax credits for wealthy, block grants Medicaid in leaked ACA replacement bill
Mar 03, 2017 | Bill Siwicki
Bill would phase out the Medicaid expansion.
Almost all healthcare organizations plan investments in cybersecurity, report says
Feb 24, 2017 | Bill Siwicki
About 81 percent of U.S. healthcare organizations and 76 percent of global ...
ZirMed unwraps cloud-based contract management system at HIMSS17
Feb 23, 2017 | Bill Siwicki
The new system is designed to help providers handle the complexity of managing and modeling payer ...
Health data breaches down in October despite Dark Overlord strikes
Nov 17, 2016 | Bill Siwicki
Cyber-perpetrator was back with two demands for ransom but overall incident count is down, ...
8.8 million patient health records breached in August, report says
Sep 09, 2016 | Bill Siwicki
Forty-three percent of breaches in August were insider incidents, including both accidental and ...
Banner Health huge cyberattack, up to 3.7 million people affected
Aug 04, 2016 | Bill Siwicki
Banner Health revealed that hackers may have accessed the healthcare, payment and health plan ...
HIPAA limited in age of mHealth, social media, wearables, HHS says
Jul 20, 2016 | Bill Siwicki
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued a report to Congress wherein it stated ...
Half of U.S. doctors in the dark when it comes to MACRA, Deloitte says
Jul 18, 2016 | Bill Siwicki
Nearly half of U.S. physicians are unfamiliar with the Medicare Access and CHIP ...
McKesson buys HealthQX for value-based payment tools
Jul 12, 2016 | Bill Siwicki
McKesson Health Solutions has acquired IT vendor HealthQX to expand its IT portfolio with HealthQX's ...