5 Ways MSPs Can Enhance Healthcare IT Operations

MSPs enhance healthcare IT operations

Digital transformation has delivered new levels of security, scalability, reliability and flexibility required to healthcare organizations. For those with tight budgets or those struggling to maintain their own internal IT, managed IT services are providing all of these benefits at low costs and with minimal hassle. Tighter Security – You can protect against costly cyber…

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Consequences of a Data Breach

Data breaches reveal the personal information of millions of Americans each year. In healthcare, the trend causes even greater concern due to the nature of the data. The consequences of a data breach are costly to healthcare providers, and more importantly, damaging to the victims. Here is a sample of developments in this area during…

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Email- The Gateway to Cyber Attacks

Many cyber attacks that are attributed to “hacking” or “malware” first enter the organization through an old, reliable channel: email. Email is a door into the network. With a cleverly crafted message, hackers can convince employees to install malware, share access credentials, or perform any number of actions to open an entry point for a…

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Is Your Practice Vulnerable to a Cyber Security Breach?

It is a common misconception that small business or small medical practices are immune to cyber attacks. The thought being that since they pale in comparison to larger corporations, the appeal to steal sensitive information is low. However, this is not the case. Larger corporations have tighter security measures. Cyber thieves know they can easily…

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Insider Abuse and Errors –The Biggest Threat to Healthcare Security

Insiders are among the biggest threats to data security in healthcare. Research suggests the problem has reach epidemic proportions – with staff members snooping, stealing, or otherwise leaking sensitive data on a scale much broader than in other industries. The trend is consistent: Insiders caused 58% of the healthcare security incidents reviewed for the 2018…

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Healthcare Hacking & Malware – Targeting Patient Medical Records

  Healthcare hacking and malware is big business for bad guys. Cyber criminals are launching attacks against healthcare networks every single day. Healthcare hacking and malware is generally done by “malicious outsiders” rather than rogue employees. The motivation is almost always money.   Hackers Are Drawn to Data Why do hackers target the healthcare industry?…

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