Top Healthcare Data Breaches 2020

The Top 5 Healthcare Data Breaches in First Half of 2020

Healthcare facilities are a target for cybercriminals because of the overwhelming amount of personal information they collect on a regular basis. This data is specific to each person and health conditions cannot be changed like a credit card or phone … Continue Reading

Healthcare Cyberattack Increase COVID-19

Healthcare Sector More at Risk for Cyberattacks During COVID-19

Healthcare facilities have been a target for cyberattacks and data breaches even before the pandemic. A health record that includes Protected Health Information (PHI), is more valuable than any other type of stolen data with a selling cost of up … Continue Reading

COVID Testing Remote Ultrasound

Remote Ultrasound Wands Detect Coronavirus in Patient Lungs

When stay-at-home orders were put in place throughout the country, people had to work remotely and connect with others through video chatting. This change in our everyday routines has also affected how we approach medicine. New technology from the medical … Continue Reading

Healthcare Organizations Fight for Mobile Security

Healthcare Organizations Fighting Plague of Compromised Mobile Devices

Hospitals house the personal information of countless patients. From people coming in for checkups, to every child born within their walls, the ever-growing storage of patient information is both a wealth of information for doctors and researchers… and a treasure … Continue Reading

Ransomware Healthcare Financial Patient Loss

Losses in the Healthcare Sector Due to Ransomware

Ransomware attacks have only gained momentum since they became a digital threat. Healthcare organizations are the most targeted groups for ransomware attacks due to the sensitive protected health information (PHI) that they store. These attacks result in financial losses and … Continue Reading

Healthcare Systems and Your Patient Data

How Your Digital Patient Information is Shared in Healthcare Systems

In the healthcare world, providing excellent patient care will always be the chief priority along with the oath to ‘do no harm.’ Healthcare organizations throughout the United States abide by this oath, but when it comes to a patient’s protected … Continue Reading

Value of Patient Health Records for Hackers

Why Healthcare Data Is Valuable to Hackers

If a cybercriminal gains access to your entire health record, that information becomes the target of every conceivable variation of a cyberattack. A health record contains some of the most sensitive personally identifiable information (PII) about a person. But perhaps … Continue Reading

Artificial Intelligence Medical Industry

AI Correctly Diagnoses Patients Over Human Doctors

The medical field is continually advancing. Along with gaining new skills and knowledge, the healthcare industry is now incorporating technology at greater speeds than ever before. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is quickly becoming one of the most dominant trends in the … Continue Reading

Healthcare Technology Trends for 2020

Healthcare Tech Trends for 2020

Each year, the health industry is characterized by different trends. In 2019, the industry emphasized improved patient and provider communications, better access to care, and higher levels of patient satisfaction. Next year, however, experts predict an emphasis on technology instead. … Continue Reading

FIPS Encryption in Healthcare

FIPS-Level Encryption Means Higher Security for Healthcare

Encryption alone stands as a vital layer of protection for your sensitive data, but encryption that is FIPS validated brings a whole new level of government-approved security. Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) are standards set forth by the U.S. government … Continue Reading