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Where’s Your Patient Data Hiding?

By Robbie Morris on Feb 6, 2018 8:27:26 AM

They were surprised, and you likely be will, too.

Of the hundreds of healthcare organizations I’ve helped document HIPAA and meet compliance requirements, most are unaware that their Patient Health Information (PHI) is exposed in some way.

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Topics: Healthcare, Security

Seasoned Healthcare I.T. Expert Joins Security Team

By Christina Southern on Jan 29, 2018 1:57:10 PM

Robbie Morris understands the direction and trends of the healthcare industry. After all, he's spent the last 20 years delivering advanced healthcare IT solutions to both ambulatory care practices and Fortune 500 companies as an engineer and security consultant.

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Topics: Healthcare, Security

Think You've Figured Out HIPAA Compliance? Sorry, You're Probably Wrong.

By Robbie Morris on Jan 23, 2018 9:02:00 AM

We hate to break it to you, but there's a HIPAA requirement you’re more than likely doing wrong. The Department of Health & Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is cracking down on requiring a true Healthcare Security Risk Analysis.

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Topics: Healthcare, Security

6 Healthcare Cybersecurity Trends in 2018

By Nick VanGilder, Will Enochs, and Robbie Morris on Jan 19, 2018 2:10:22 PM

Let’s begin with the current state of cybersecurity in the healthcare industry: Patient data for nearly 5 million individuals was exposed or stolen as a result of roughly 300 data breaches reported to the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR). And a recent public release of Meltdown & Spectre has rendered virtually every computer system on the planet vulnerable to some extent.

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Topics: Healthcare, Security

6 Practical Steps to be More Secure

By Nick VanGilder and Will Enochs on Jan 19, 2018 1:57:40 PM

There isn’t a single solution on the market that can ensure absolute data security for every scenario a healthcare organization faces. The solution always has been (and will continue to be) an in-depth defense model that is based on the requirements of the law, threats facing the business, and risk appetite. It has been said before that complexity is the enemy of security - so we offer you 6 practical steps that will help your organization be more secure.

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Topics: Healthcare, Security

A Heartfelt Thanks: Administrator Shares Gratitude After a Rough IT Experience

By Christina Southern on Dec 12, 2017 7:04:00 AM

Disrespectful. Inconsiderate. Unprofessional.

That’s how Angie Robinson describes her interaction with a computer tech from an IT company she doesn’t normally work with. 

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Topics: Healthcare, TekLinks News


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