Healthcare News & Insights

New HHS division will protect ‘religious freedom’: What this means for you

Providers who don’t want to perform abortions, treat transgender patients or offer other services that conflict with their religious or moral objections now have more support from President Trump’s Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). But is this religious freedom or discrimination? 

Feds offer guidance about ransomware

As ransomware attacks started becoming a bigger threat to hospitals, the feds largely remained silent on the specific steps facilities should take to keep patients’ protected health information (PHI) safe. Now, the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) has finally issued clear guidance about ransomware for healthcare providers.