Topic: Privacy and Security
The Oregon Department of Human Services confirmed on Thursday a data breach due to a phishing email incident that compromised and potentially exposed the private health information of over 350,000 people.
Security gaps across U.S. Department of Health and Human Services networks are putting systems and data at risk of a cyber attack, according to an OIG report.
The Trump administration envisions the future of health coverage as far more personalized, and that means it’s betting big on Medicare Advantage.
Hill-Rom Holdings has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Voalte, a mobile healthcare communications company, for $180 million, and more health IT headlines.
Dozens of employees have said they were fired for looking at EHR records for Jussie Smollett, plus other healthcare headlines from around the web.
More than 120,000 Health Alliance Plan clients' data may have been compromised in a security breach and more health IT headlines.
Recent healthcare data breaches at third-party vendors highlight the risks to patient data and the need for better third-party risk management.
Hospitals are among the sectors facing the highest potential risks from a "rising tide" of cyberthreats, according to a recent Moody's report.
The information that consumers share online, including sensitive health data, is being collected and shared, often without consumers’ awareness.
UConn Health reports a data breach; Cedars-Sinai Medical Center pilots Amazon Alexa use in patient rooms; and more health IT headlines.