StrategyCISA, FBI, HHS Warn Hospitals of 'Increased and Imminent' Cybercrime Threat
The three federal agencies released an advisory Wednesday warning of a potential cybercrime threat against healthcare providers.
InnovationGeorgia Department of Human Services Reports Breach Affecting More Than 45K
After it became aware of the attack, DHS locked compromised accounts and blocked malicious actors.
InnovationBest Practices for Storing Passwords
Security reminders are important communication vehicles in addition to formal training.
InnovationMichigan Hospital Suffers Security Incident Impacting More Than 25K
After an extensive forensic investigation, Oaklawn determined that the compromised email accounts may have contained identifiable personal information or protected...
StrategyCleveland Hospitals' Private Police 'Border Patrol' Comes Under Scrutiny
Local elected officials and the NAACP are calling for tougher supervision of private police forces, including one run by the...
InnovationUniversity of Missouri Health Care Suffers Breach Impacting More Than 180K
MU Health Care's investigation determined that the unauthorized access to the accounts occurred between May 4 and May 6.
Clinical CareElectronic Medical Records Versus Print Copies
If the copy is readily producible electronically but not in the specific format requested, the CE may offer the individual...
InnovationHHS Releases Update on Ryuk Ransomware Threat
The department is urging healthcare and public sectors to take steps to actively reduce cyberattack risks.
StrategyHIPAA Business Associate Pays $2.3M to Settle Breach Affecting More Than 6M
The hack, which was carried out through the use of compromised credentials, continued until August 2014.
InnovationUniversal Health Services Faces Cyberattack
The health organization is working "diligently" to restore security and access to its suspended applications.
Clinical CareWhat Trump and Biden Should Debate at the Cleveland Clinic: Why the Hospital's Private Police Mostly Arrest Black People
Armed private police patrolling Cleveland's medical zone and the city streets around it disproportionately charge and cite Black people, even...
StrategyOCR Settles Cases in HIPAA Right of Access Initiative
Overall, OCR has completed seven total enforcement actions under the HIPAA Right of Access initiative.