Posts Tagged: #cyberattack

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: A Unique Patient Identifier Decreases Adverse Drug Interactions EHR Intelligence The development of an enhanced patient identification strategy across separate data sources can aid in patient safety and limit drug interactions. Could patients be at… Read the rest »

Even if a healthcare organization isn’t sure if breached information is accessed or used, it is still a breach. This is true unless the information is unusable, such as encrypted information. For example, a possible breach at McLaren Oakland Hospital that exposed over 2,200 patient files still required McLaren to report the potential breach and… Read the rest »

Breaches, cyberattacks and ransomware can have a large impact on a healthcare facility. The aftermath is different for ever facility and some facilities are even forced to shut down for good. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to… Read the rest »

Cyberattacks and the following consequences can be extremely costly. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). Recently, Anthem paid $39.5 Million to settle… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Hospitals get more time to repay Medicare loans Becker’s Hospital Review CMS will not begin recouping payments as scheduled, but will wait until one year after the loan was issued to begin withholding funds. HHS… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: HHS outlines public health goals for next 10 years: 5 things to know Becker’s Hospital Review HHS shared its plan for dealing with the nation’s biggest health challenges in a report published this week. Doctor… Read the rest »

While many companies and healthcare entities are working under different conditions due to COVID-19, many must also contend with breaches and cybercrime. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.… Read the rest »

HIPAA has not changed during COVID-19, and is arguably more important now. During COVID-19, there has been in increase in healthcare breaches, cyber attacks and fraudulent COVID-19 websites. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important… Read the rest »