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Live Webinar: The Anatomy of a Privileged Account Hack

October 18th, 2017 by HealthcareInfoSecurity.com RSS Syndication

Hospital Impact—How Main Line Health chipped away at supply chain costs

October 18th, 2017 by Christine Torres

The supply chain has long been a prime cost-reduction target for hospital and health system leadership. But even with the ongoing efforts to reduce supply costs and streamline supply chain processes, U.S. hospitals still have the opportunity to cut bil…

UNC Health Care’s Entrepreneur-in-Residence Forecasts the Future of Digital Health

October 18th, 2017 by Heather Landi

Heather Landi
Michael Levy, entrepreneur-in-residence at UNC Health Care System’s Center for Health Innovation, shares his perspective on building a digital health program at UNC Health Care and his forecast for digital health’s impact on healthcare delivery.

Fighting the Insider Threat: A Long-Term Battle

October 18th, 2017 by HealthcareInfoSecurity.com RSS Syndication

To be successful, the quest to mitigate insider threat risks must start at the time employees are hired and continue as they move into different positions requiring varying degrees of data access, says Suzanne Widup of Verizon Enterprise Solutions.

IRS Chief Defends Taxpayer Data Protection Efforts

October 18th, 2017 by HealthcareInfoSecurity.com RSS Syndication

Commissioner John Koskinen Says Equifax Breach Won’t Have Impact on Upcoming Tax SeasonThe Internal Revenue Service is pushing back at critics who contend the tax agency isn’t doing enough to secure its information technology. Commissioner John Koskine…

Hospital Impact—How to create value in a rapidly evolving healthcare marketplace

October 18th, 2017 by Keith G. Myers

The healthcare industry must identify ways to adapt to a rapidly changing environment so that we’re prepared to meet growing patient needs, operate efficiently in an evolving healthcare system and deliver high-quality care to achieve optimal outcomes.

A CIO Explores Dallas-Fort Worth’s Biggest HIT Challenges, Opportunities

October 18th, 2017 by Rajiv Leventhal

Rajiv Leventhal
Pamela McNutt, a veteran CIO with 30 years of experience in health IT, discusses, how CIOs can help reduce physician burnout, and what innovation she’s seeing these days in the Dallas region.

Connecting Patient-Reported Outcomes to EHRs? Consult This Users’ Guide

October 18th, 2017 by David Raths

David RathsAs use of patient-reported outcomes becomes more common, many health systems want to integrate the data into electronic health records. A new guide helps steer clinical leaders through some of the challenges involved.

Report: Insider Threats to Patient Data Remain Unnoticed

October 18th, 2017 by Privacy/Security

Of the reported healthcare data breach incidents that occurred in September, it took an average of 387 days for healthcare organizations to discover a breach had occurred, according to a report from cybersecurity software company Protenus.

Why Open Source Security Matters for Healthcare Orgs

October 18th, 2017 by HealthITSecurity

Open source software can help healthcare organizations remain flexible as they adopt new IT solutions, but if entities lack open source security measures it can lead to larger cybersecurity issues…. read more