Educating staff about keeping protected health information off social media should be a high priority, much like education about sexual harassment, discrimination or any other behavior with zero tolerance.
Hospitals and physician groups that enter contracts with companies that remotely host systems, such as electronic health records, should spell out that the vendor will bear the cost of complying with new regulations, says Robert Wah, M.D., of Computer Sciences Corp.
The leading electronic health records software companies should be able to quickly add the required security capabilities needed to qualify for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR incentive program, predicts Elise Ames of HIS Professionals.
Mini-documentary takes you inside the U.S. Cyber Challenge security treasure hunt, where competitors hack deep into a target information system to capture flags in a contest that combines skills and wit.
Organizations stand to save themselves a significant amount of money by managing the power consumption of their IT systems. But if they aren't careful, they could potentially save their way right into a security and operational nightmare. When power management is not centralized nor built into your overall IT...