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Medical cybersecurity in the aftermath of Heartbleed

From telemedicine to mobile health to electronic medical records, we see the tech world merging with the medical world more and more. However, for every advantage offered by technology, there are several risks — especially when it comes to patients' rights to privacy....

source: By Jared Hill
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Health IT tools and more transparent relationships with providers are among the best practices that can help health insurance companies improve health management programs, according to a new report by IDC Health Insights. "Successful payer and related IT applications managers...

source: Fierce Health Payer

Union Hospital recently strengthened patient safety measures by expanding its use of capnography to monitor patients capnography during patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) to regulate their pain after surgery. PCA can provide an effective...

source: News-Medical.Net

While Ebola is grabbing headlines, another virus far less deadly is spreading among Americans. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has about 700 people, mostly children - have been hospitalized with an infection caused by...

source: NPA

A Pennsylvania healthcare service confirmed that it had a data breach incident where personal health information may have been exposed. Penn Highlands Brookville released a statement that said the data breach was discovered on Aug. 14. A computer server containing patient...

source: Health ITSecurity

Health officials said the revised guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are more stringent and will help prevent further spread of the Ebola virus, according to CBS News. The updated hospital guidelines for healthcare workers treating...

source: FierceHealthcare

As a microcosm of American health insurance markets, with both old and new regulations and business trends, one corner of the country offers a window into the future. In Idaho, Oregon, Washington, and Utah, Cambia Health Solutions’ Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies...

source: Healthcare Payer News


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