Cybersecurity researchers found in a simulation that heart monitors and other devices that monitor a patient’s vital signs in the hospital are vulnerable to hacking and other cyberthreats, according to a new report.
A successful organ transplant process hinges on timely notification of organ availability and communications between the recipient and donor teams.
In the healthcare industry, breach is the new black. The healthcare industry has become a favorite cyberattack target among hackers—and the tide shows no signs of slowing any time soon.
According to the findings, investigators forecast that the majority of hospitals will not reach Stage 7 of HIMSS Analytics’ EHR adoption model until 2035, absent major policy changes or leaps in technological capabilities.
Health IT stakeholder groups are frustrated with what they see as lack of progress from the government in combating the practice of information blocking, according to a letter sent to ONC.
Federal health officials announced their goal this week to eliminate fax machines from physician offices by 2020.