Healthcare News & Insights

Hospitals at risk from new Microsoft software vulnerabilities: How to respond

Alerted by the National Security Agency (NSA) about critical security weaknesses in its Windows 10 operating system, tech giant Microsoft released software fixes to address 49 flaws – and it’s important for hospitals to make the necessary updates to their hardware ASAP, if they haven’t already. 

5 things to keep in mind: The full cost of EHR implementation

A new EHR system requires a big investment in software. But the implementation will likely cost an organization a lot more than what is spent on the system itself. 

EHR upgrades increase risk of prescription errors, study says

For all the benefits the newest electronic health record systems can offer, new research says upgrading systems can also lead to increases in some types of mistakes. 

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