Why disaster recovery isn’t enough in hospitals

Recently, we came across a funny healthcare tweet — which sounds like an oxymoron, I know, but bear with me. It came from the user @DrGlaucomflecken, an ophthalmologist and comedian. He was sharing a TikTok video he made about what happens when a hospital EHR system goes down. In it, a doctor in hospital scrubs is sitting at a monitor, […]

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Confronting a growing threat: A pragmatic approach for healthcare cybersecurity leaders

When it comes to healthcare, 2020 will go down as the year of the pandemic, when COVID-19 swept across the globe and swamped health systems with gravely ill patients and red ink. But it will also be remembered as the year when cyberattacks against hospitals went mainstream. With organizations shifting to remote workforces, the coronavirus pandemic has opened the door […]

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The Cybersecurity Landscape in Healthcare

Managed Healthcare ExecutiveTracey Walker – November 26, 2019 A new survey sheds light on the lack of awareness of the cybersecurity landscape in healthcare and the resulting damages from a cost and data standpoint. The recent Black Book Market Research shows that: 70% of healthcare IT management respondents report their operations are not aware of the full variety of cybersecurity solution sets […]

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