More than 40% of healthcare data breaches through the first three quarters of 2017 were the result of unintended disclosures, according to a report.
Northwell Health's chief quality officer supports changes to antikickback laws that would give smaller practices access to cybersecurity resources.
More than 316,000 PDFs containing detailed patient information were publicly accessible on a cloud-hosted database linked to Patient Home Monitoring.
Representatives from HHS and NIH said the agencies were not impacted by the Deloitte data breach following a report that hackers had "free rein" in…
HIMSS has set three legislative goals that include an expanded focus on cybersecurity within HHS.
Data analytics are viewed as a top challenge for leaders in the coming year, along with cybersecurity, mobile technology and the "engaged digital consumer…
A new bill takes aim at medical device cybersecurity vulnerabilities by requiring the FDA to work with private industry to develop voluntary guidelines.
California's governor has formed a precision health advisory committee with many of the state’s experts in data, genomics and population health.
Health payers have already begun testing blockchain solutions and many have plans to deploy the technology over the course of the next year.
Medicare paid at least $1.5 billion over a decade to replace seven types of defective heart devices, a government watchdog says.