The ECRI Institute's annual list of health technology dangers can prompt healthcare leaders to address cyber vulnerabilities.
The 2017 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey indicates healthcare organizations are preparing for cyberattacks and data breaches to a greater degree than anticipated.
A KPMG survey shows that 47% of healthcare payers and providers experienced security-related violations or cyber-attacks that compromised data in 2017, yet 87% rated their readiness to defend at four or better on a five-point scale.
HHS warns the healthcare and public health sector about the ongoing risk and ripple-effect problems that may stem from the attacks.
Dispelling a common notion, the agency says HIPAA breach disclosure rules usually apply to ransomware.