Healthcare News & Insights

How hospitals can prevent and respond to ransomware attacks

Ransomware attackers have focus on the healthcare industry as their target de jour. The attacks are hard to prevent and costly. In this guest post, Rick Clark, corporate security director for a provider of accounts receivable management and revenue recovery solutions for the healthcare industry, reveals how hospitals can protect themselves.

10 challenges that’ll keep you awake in 2010

Health reform, cost cutting and increased regulation are only three of the 10 industry-wide challenges predicted for 2010.

OIG: Less than half of states ready for the pandemic — is yours?

Perhaps you can never be 100% prepared for a massive health emergency. But a new OIG report indicates that many states and localities are falling well short of the mark in getting ready for a potential flu pandemic.