Health IT Security

Healthcare IT Network Harbors Most Prominent Vulnerabilities

2019-08-31T17:16:06-04:00

By Fred Donovan, HIT Infrastructure | August 30, 2019 The healthcare IT network harbors the most prominent vulnerabilities in healthcare organizations, judged 232 healthcare security decision makers surveyed by Vanson Bourne on behalf of security firm Irdeto. The healthcare IT network harbors the most prominent vulnerabilities in healthcare organizations, judged [...]

Healthcare IT Network Harbors Most Prominent Vulnerabilities2019-08-31T17:16:06-04:00

NIST Seeks Industry Comment on Developing AI Standards, Tools

2019-05-05T17:54:33-04:00

By Jessica Davis, HealthIT Security | May 3, 2019 NIST released a request for information this week seeking industry comment on how to begin developing technical standards and related tools around artificial intelligence to fulfill a February federal executive order to develop an AI plan within 180 days. The Executive [...]

NIST Seeks Industry Comment on Developing AI Standards, Tools2019-05-05T17:54:33-04:00

HHS Clarifies HIPAA Liability Around Third-Party Health Apps

2019-05-01T12:48:41-04:00

By Jessica Davis, Health IT Security | April 29, 2019 The Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights recently released guidance to address the increase use of patient health apps and questions around HIPAA compliance. According to officials, the FAQs are designed to address HIPAA right of access [...]

HHS Clarifies HIPAA Liability Around Third-Party Health Apps2019-05-01T12:48:41-04:00

As ONC Considers Info Blocking, IoT, Medical Device Guidance Needed

2019-04-30T21:11:28-04:00

By Jessica Davis, Health IT Security | April 3, 2019 With its HIMSS19 release of the information blocking rule, the Office of the National Coordinator set the ball in motion on greater interoperability in the healthcare sector. But as some health stakeholders have pointed out, greater data sharing may also [...]

As ONC Considers Info Blocking, IoT, Medical Device Guidance Needed2019-04-30T21:11:28-04:00