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12 key strategies to reducing cyber vulnerabilities

September 20, 2018

Via: Health Data Management

Cybersecurity vulnerabilities and intrusions pose risks to every hospital, the American Hospital Association reminds members. The expanded use of networked technology and the electronic exchange of health information greatly increases exposure to potential cybersecurity threats. One of the most important […]


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How alarm management software boosts nurse response time

March 6, 2017

Via: Health Data Management

The Hospital for Special Care in Connecticut, a long-term acute-care facility, had a problem with alarm fatigue, particularly ventilator alarms that were almost constantly going off. So the hospital purchased alarm management software to get the problem under control and […]


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New service helps identify medical device vulnerabilities

November 18, 2016

Via: Health Data Management

Patient safety organization ECRI Institute has launched a cyberattack gap analysis service for healthcare providers, focusing on threats to medical devices that interact with patients. The organization is using internal experts to assess a hospital’s medical device inventory for cyber-exposures […]