Topic: Privacy and Security
FierceHealthcare caught up with former ONC and Veterans Affairs' official Genevieve Morris for our latest Executive Spotlight.
Health System said it has made a payment to hackers behind a ransomware attack that disrupted operations at three hospitals in the past week.
It cost a dental practice $10,000 to settle a complaint it disclosed patients’ health information on social media.
DCH Health System has been forced to limit hospital services to only "the most critical new patients" after it was hit with a ransomware attack.
Nearly 3 in 4 healthcare organizations have experienced at least one data breach in the past year that involved the loss or theft of sensitive data.
Microsoft is urging Windows users to install an “emergency” out-of-band security patch to address critical vulnerabilities in its software.
About 159 million patients had sensitive information compromised in a hospital data breach in the past 10 years.
Seven healthcare provider groups are appealing to congressional leaders to help slow down proposed federal interoperability rules.
Campbell County Health in Gillette, Wyoming, is struggling to get its computer systems back online after being hit with a ransomware attack on September 20.
Consumers are increasingly concerned about the management of their private data and the lack of transparency, particularly for their healthcare data.