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A Hacker’s Dream … A Hospital’s Nightmare

March 27th, 2019

Hospitals must be able to defend themselves against an ever-changing threat landscape – often with limited budgets. Providers must understand where and why security concerns exist and take steps to proactively address and alleviate these concerns. Learn how you can take action today.

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Highlights from HIMSS: Part Two

February 14th, 2019

Throughout the second day at HIMSS, I had the opportunity to partake in discussions with current and prospective partners, advisors, and analysts on arguably the most pressing topic facing healthcare IT today – security and privacy.

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Highlights from HIMSS: Part One

February 13th, 2019

Here in Orlando amidst the palms and petunias, the artistry of design shakes hands with the science of innovation … welcome to the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society's Annual meeting, aka HIMSS 2019.

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Pharma’s Black Box and the Potential of Blockchain

October 31st, 2018

The pharmaceutical supply chain is in a state of disruption. Drugs intended to help, heal, and save are being compromised every day – and the patients who depend on them are the ones who suffer. Technology offers a way to address the security and visibility risks that prevent valuable pharmaceuticals from reaching their intended market. Blockchain, in particular, holds the keys to the supply chain revolution.

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Medical Device Management: The High Cost of Doing Nothing

July 24th, 2018

An average hospital system has thousands of stationary and mobile medical devices and spends millions of dollars on maintenance, purchasing, and leasing. However, when it comes to investing in an integrated solution that can manage these effectively, decision makers are reluctant to change status quo or move away from existing approaches that are "working". But maybe doing nothing is actually costing them more...

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Innovation or Obliteration? How the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Can Secure Itself from Attack

June 14th, 2018

The pharmaceutical industry is challenged with keeping up with the constant development of groundbreaking research, alongside the barrage of new innovations, regulations and digital technologies. As the sector charges full-speed into the digital age, how it responds to these stimuli, and how it adapts its business models, will be crucial in determining its success in creating the supply chains of tomorrow.

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6 Ways to Improve Your Medical Device Management

June 1st, 2018

Medical device management has risen as a major healthcare concern. Effective management is hampered by information silos, limited budgets for medical device security, and the failure to capture critical data. HIMSS and Unisys conducted a joint survey to capture the state of medical device management practices across the industry.This blog summarizes our findings and recommendations on how the industry can work towards improving medical device management.

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4 Medical Device Management Issues that Haven’t Gone Away – But Should

April 2nd, 2018

There are a number of medical device management issues that are constants year after year. Be it managing devices and systems on the IT network, alarm management, securing medical devices against cyberthreats or setting preventive maintenance strategies to improve device uptime and performance-healthcare providers have been battling these issues for many years. By leveraging today’s technology, we firmly believe we can eliminate these four challenges that have hung on for far too long already.

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