10 ways to improve patient data security April 25, 2017 By Ken Terry More than 80% of security breaches result from human errors How will health IT trends evolve in 2017? March 01, 2017 By Karin Ratchinsky Waves of predictions about the health IT industry roll in at the end of every year. But how accurate were they in 2016? 6 steps to survive a ransomware attack Here are the six tips I learned to help survive a ransomware attack. Ransomware attacks present growing threat for hospitals Cyberattacks based on ransomware—hacking into a computer system and holding it hostage until the victim pays to regain access—are on the rise. How cyberattacks can impact physicians June 25, 2016 By Mary K. Pratt Data thieves are getting craftier with their methods—and are actively targeting healthcare records. Don’t expect legislative defenses against cyberattacks anytime soon April 10, 2016 By John Frank Doctors and others in healthcare who were hoping to see some immediate relief from cyber attacks thanks to the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015 will need to wait until next year before they begin getting any help, say those familiar with the legislation. Centene data breach underscores escalating problem January 27, 2016 By Aubrey Westgate Another health insurer is facing a major healthcare data breach. Here’s how cybersecurity experts are reacting. Four cybersecurity mistakes health plans make January 26, 2016 By Donna Marbury To help ensure you are doing all you can to prevent a security breach, we asked the experts to weigh in. Here they identify four of the biggest mistakes health plans are making. Top cybersecurity mistakes health organizations make January 07, 2016 By Sean Curran, Will Hinde Don't let your healthcare organization's information be compromised. Watch out for these common mistakes. Tips to improve cyber security and protect your practice's finances December 25, 2015 By Janet Colwell Small practices often have the weakest security, experts say, leaving physician vulnerable to considerable threats.