CHIME provides new certification program for industry executives

CHIME provides new certification program for industry executives

The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is launching a new certification program that seeks to appreciate the expertise of executives who work...
Ransomware Strucks Princeton Community Hospital in West Virginia

Ransomware Strucks Princeton Community Hospital in West Virginia

Princeton Community Hospital in West Virginia is attempting to resolve a ransomware attack through a total rebuild of its computer network. The reconstruction of its...
Approximately half of agencies using Internet of Things struck by breaches

Approximately half of agencies using Internet of Things struck by breaches

Almost half of U.S.-based companies using an Internet of Things (IoT) network have been struck by a recent security breach, in accordance with a...
Beacon Health System notifies data breach from worker snooping

Beacon Health System notifies data breach from worker snooping

A worker at Beacon Health System in South Bend, Ind., who for 3 years was accessing patient emergency department (ED) records without permission or...
Approximately 90% of agencies struck by a data breach

Patient transport department causes Vanderbilt security breach

In the month of late December, executives at the institute of Vanderbilt University Medical Center discovered that 2 employees in the patient transport department...
Why DirectTrust secure messaging technology is at crisis

Why DirectTrust secure messaging technology is at crisis

The DirectTrust secure messaging technology developed by industry stakeholders is inquiring electronic health records (EHRs) companies and other health information technology (HIT) vendors to...
Email attacks authorized by conveniently obtained credentials

Pennsylvania Superior Court finds UPMC not responsible for data breach

The Pennsylvania Superior Court has ruled that the institute of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center has no duty under state law to secure employee...
Rise of Blockchain technology merits full-day conference at HIMSS17

Rise of Blockchain technology merits full-day conference at HIMSS17

The growth of blockchain technology as a potential tool within healthcare will rate closer examination during a day-long conference during HIMSS17 in the region...
Patients Doubtful at Health IT Due to Privacy and Security Concerns

Patients Doubtful at Health IT Due to Privacy and Security Concerns

More than half of customers, 57%, with contact experience to hospital, physician or ancillary provider's technology this last year report being doubtful at the...
CMS selects security vendor to secure information systems

CMS selects security vendor to secure information systems

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will utilize software from Okta to more protectively secure information systems. The product, known as...

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