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Emergency Medical Service Providers Seek to Improve Data Sharing With Hospitals

October 2, 2015     David Raths
Emergency medical service providers have made progress to convert to electronic reporting in the field, but sharing of data with hospitals has so far been limited. Now efforts are under way to improve interoperability.

Knowing the Enemy, Knowing Ourselves: Mac McMillan Challenges HIT Leaders on Data Security

August 17, 2015     Mark Hagland
Data security guru Mac McMillan challenges attendees at the CHIME Lead Forum-Seattle to rethink what he sees as healthcare’s historical complacency around data security in a landscape of accelerating threats

Is It Time to Encrypt Data Even Inside the EHR? Maybe So, Says Mac McMillan

July 28, 2015     Mark Hagland
In the wake of the data breach at UCLA Health and other recent data breaches, data security guru Mac McMillan says it’s time to think about internal data encryption inside the EHR

When In Belgium… OK, Time to Rethink Phishing Drills

July 26, 2015     Mark Hagland
What managers in the Flemish regional government in Belgium learned when they tried to test employees for phishing vulnerability

Is the Collective Will Present for a Concerted Push on Cybersecurity?

July 22, 2015     Mark Hagland
It was very gratifying to moderate a panel discussion at the Denver CHIME Lead Forum on “Healthcare Cybesecurity Solutions,” as the industry hurtles forward into uncharted territory in that arena

Cybersecurity: Things Are Getting Worse, But Need to Get Better, Says Mac McMillan

July 20, 2015     Mark Hagland
In his opening keynote address at the CHIME Lead Forum at iHT2-Denver on Monday morning, data security guru Mac McMillan challenged his audience to acknowledge the current moment and get proactive about cybersecurity

The UCLA Health System Data Breach: How Bad Could It Be…?

July 18, 2015     Mark Hagland
Could news of this massive data breach lead more patient care organizations to begin to encrypt their PHI within their core EHRs?

BREAKING NEWS: UCLA Health System Hit By Massive Data Breach: 4.5 Million May Be Affected

July 17, 2015     Mark Hagland
On Friday, UCLA Health System was hacked, causing a massive data breach potentially affecting 4.5 million people

At St. Luke’s-Boise, Applying Threat Intelligence Strategies to Cybersecurity Efforts

June 11, 2015     Mark Hagland
At St. Luke’s Health System, based in Boise, Idaho, executives are as concerned as everywhere about cybersecurity. Reid Stephan, the health system’s chief information security officer, spoke recently with HCI Editor-in-Chief Mark Hagland regarding his...

U.S. House of Representatives Passes Cybersecurity Bill with Data-Sharing Protections

April 23, 2015     Mark Hagland
The U.S. House of Representatives on Apr. 22 passed a cybersecurity bill providing legal protections for companies that share cyberthreat information with each other and with the federal government, but Senate passage may be delayed


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