Healthcare News & Insights

Warning: 300 medical devices vulnerable to attacks

Recently, observers have warned that medical devices may be open to IT security attacks. And now, the Department of Homeland Security has released a warning that roughly 300 devices may contain a serious vulnerability. 

Aid program won’t pay for man’s breast cancer treatment

Being a 26-year-old with breast cancer is unlucky enough. When patient aid programs refuse to help because you’re a man it seems doubly unfair.

Expanded medical rights for same-sex partners

President Obama has ordered the Department of Health and Human Services to issue new rules that would grant more rights to same-sex partners when one is hospitalized.