cybersecurity

Four ways health execs can help their organizations mitigate cyberattacksHealthcare executives are starting to realize that preventing cyberattacks is not just a task for their IT departments and third-party security vendors.
6 steps to survive a ransomware attack
6 steps to survive a ransomware attackHere are the six tips I learned to help survive a ransomware attack.
Fancy cybersecurity is a joke, who needs it anyway?My patients' data will be safe, I'm not worried.
Five healthcare policies to expect under President TrumpAs Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th U.S. president, health policy experts share with Managed Healthcare Executive what’s next for healthcare.
Cybersecurity finally becoming healthcare priority
Cybersecurity finally becoming healthcare priorityWhen it comes to investing in IT and data security, the healthcare field has been known to lag behind other business sectors. That underspending, coupled with the massive shift from paper to digital records in recent years, has put the industry in some crosshairs.
Ransomware attacks present growing threat for hospitalsCyberattacks based on ransomware—hacking into a computer system and holding it hostage until the victim pays to regain access—are on the rise.
Cybersecurity mistakes plans, providers should avoidHealth plans and healthcare organizations are increasingly facing threats from cyber criminals. Here's how to better protect your organization.
Centene data breach underscores escalating problemAnother health insurer is facing a major healthcare data breach. Here’s how cybersecurity experts are reacting.
Four cybersecurity mistakes health plans makeTo 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 makeDon't let your healthcare organization's information be compromised. Watch out for these common mistakes.