This channel page on cyber security includes news and new technology to prevent cyber attacks and hackers from gaining access to electronic medical recored (EMR) data, or illegallly accessing implantable wireless cardiac devices.

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April 10, 2024 — The American Medical Association (AMA) released informal survey findings (PDF) showing the ongoing ...

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March 14, 2024 — The American Medical Association (AMA) has issued a new letter to federal officials in which it praised ...

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March 6, 2024 — As the cyber-takedown of Change Healthcare has forced medical practices to go without revenue for a ...

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This year at HIMSS, the theme is Health That Connects + Tech That Cares, and cybersecurity is indeed a part of this ...

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News | Cybersecurity | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane

April 10, 2023 — The 2022 HIMSS Healthcare Cybersecurity Survey results were recently published. The survey reflects the ...

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Blog | Cardiovascular Business

During a Philips international media roundtable at HIMSS22, Mandi Bishop, vice president analyst at Gartner, a ...

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This is one of the images from the NIH photo gallery of COVID-19 images it has captured as part of its research on the virus. The full gallery can be found at #COVID19 #SARScov2
Feature | Coronavirus (COVID-19) | By Dave Fornell and Melinda Taschetta-Millane

In an effort to keep the imaging field updated on the latest information being released on coronavirus (COVID-19), the D ...

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August 29, 2019 — Use of the Internet of Things (IoT) is booming, with IHS Markit forecasting there will be 73 billion ...

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August 20, 2019 — Healthcare data breaches are currently being reported at a rate of more than one a day, according to a ...

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3 Recommendations to Better Understand HIPAA Compliance
Feature | Information Technology | Carol Amick
According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), about 70 percent of organizations are not compliant ...
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According to the National Association of County and City Health Officials, only 33 percent of the organizations plan against cybersecurity threats and initiate patient identity protection protocols.
Feature | Cybersecurity | Maxim Chernyak

As the National Association of County and City Health Officials state, healthcare breaches remained to be costly and ...

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Concerto CRT-D and Virtuoso ICD implantable cardiac devices are among several Medtronic electrophysiology devices included in a safety alert because of their lack of cybersecurity measures to avoid hacking, according to the FDA.
Feature | EP Lab

March 22, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a safety communication to alert healthcare providers ...

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Blog | HIMSS

Healthcare today is largely woven together with electronic medical record (EMR) systems, which has led to the rapid ...

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News | Information Technology

This story has been updated with additional information since its initial posting.

February 14, 2019 — The Centers ...

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February 11, 2019 — Information technology (IT) services provider Atos announced the launch of its first comprehensive c ...

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