Topic: Privacy and Security
As Allscripts recovers from a ransomware attack, physician practices have been forced to operate without access to EHR, scheduling and payment systems.
Allscripts is investigating a ransomware attack impacting a limited number of applications, according to a company spokesperson.
A proposed rule issued by the VA would change a regulation that led the agency to deny medical records requests from community providers.
In a final plea, CareFirst attorneys warned that companies would be inundated with data breach lawsuits without the high court's review.
Aetna has agreed to pay $17 million to settle a class-action lawsuit filed by people whose HIV status was revealed in a mailing from the insurer.
According to a new job posting, Amazon wants to hire a "HIPAA Compliance Lead" to help the technology giant navigate business associate agreements.
Aaron Miri of Imprivata and Valerie Grey with the New York eHealth Collaborative will join 28 others providing policy recommendations to ONC.
Hancock Health officials decided to pay hackers $55,0000 to return patient files and restore clinical IT systems.
Oklahoma State University Center warned 280,000 Medicaid enrollees about a hacking incident as Hancock Regional Hospital regrouped after a ransomware attack.
The Department of Veterans Affairs has failed to follow some federal security requirements at its healthcare facilities, according to a new report.