By David Holtzman – State governments are not waiting for the United States Congress to pass a comprehensive national set of data privacy and cybersecurity standards. Each of the 50 states now has its own breach notification laws, with nearly one-half adopting data security…
Business news from Health Catalyst Health Catalyst, CynergisTek, MobileSmith, GetWellNetwork GetWellNetwork, Athenahealth Inc., drchrono, ZappRx, Ambra Health, Kyruus, CareCloud, Spok, Inc., Linguamatics,
Business news from Ambra, InstMed, Caresyntax, Versus Technology, La BioMed, Cerner Corporation, CynergisTek, Verscend Technologies, Inc., Alpha II, LLC, Health iPASS, Zynx Health, CareCloud, Spok Inc., and NextGate.
Business news from SCIO Health Analytics, Health Catalyst, Orion Health, SensorRx, Biotricity Inc., drchrono, Synzi, InstaMed, ClearDATA, CynergisTek and more.
By David Holtzman JD – New data reporting on the incidence of malware and ransomware incidents in healthcare find that the majority of physicians are experiencing cyberattacks while many fear they are in the line of fire for future attacks.
Congratulations from your friends at HITECH Answers! CynergisTek welcomes @DavidSFinn to their executive team. He will help lead the company as EVP of Strategic Innovation.
Business news from West’s Health Advocate Solutions, Linguamatics, CynergisTek, Edifecs Inc., Zynx Health, ApolloMed, and LifeMD.
By Marti Arvin – eClinicalWorks, an EHR vendor, recently settled with the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Office of Inspector General of HHS (OIG) for $155 million and entered a five-year Corporate Integrity Agreement (CIA).
By Clyde Hewitt – If one lesson is clear from the constant stream of recent settlements announced by the Office for Civil Rights, it is that covered entities are not implementing risk management plans to reduce risks to protected health information (PHI) to an acceptable and appropriate level.
By David Holtzman – New Mexico became the forty-eighth state to enact a data breach notification law. Only Alabama and South Dakota remain without such requirements.
By John Nye – The US Department of Health and Human Services, OCR, published an advisory in the March issue of its “Cybersecurity Newsletter” warning of a well-known attack method known as the man-in-the-middle (MitM) attack.
Business news from Cynergistek, Spok Holdings Inc., Wake Forrest Innovations, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Pappas Capital, SnapMD, d2i, athenahealth, Reputation.com, Fitbit, Qualcomm
OUR STREAMING RADIO STATION
HealthcareNOW Radio – Past Episodes On Demand
Miss any episodes of your favorite HealthcareNOW Radio shows? Find them all on our SoundCloud Channel. Play or Download Here
Get Our eNews Digests
EHR Incentive Program News
More Top Headlines
- Revisiting Your Interactive Voice Response System
- Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ What’s Next For The FDA?
- HELP Hearing on Making Electronic Health Information Available to Patients and Providers
- CMS: Beyond the Policy
- What’s Happening at the ONC – 3-15-19
- See all our sites aggregated content on HealthITAnswers.net