Security - May 2023
McPherson Hospital Struck with Ransomware Attack
Over 19,000 individuals were alerted about the July 2022 ransomware incident.
Hospitals in Georgia Can Now Have Own Police Force
A new Georgia law allows hospitals to have their own police force to stop the rise in violence.
University Urology iStruck with Data Breach
Over 56,000 individuals had their personal and health information exposed in the breach.
NextGen Healthcare Hit with Cyberattack Potentially Exposing Protected Health Information
This is the second attack to hit NextGen in recent months.
New Rule May Prohibit Healthcare Facilities From Paying Ransom During Cyberattacks
When hacked, IT systems can be taken offline until a ransom is paid.
How Staffing Shortages are Impacting Healthcare Facilities' Cybersecurity Capabilities
Cyberattacks in the healthcare industry are increasing rapidly and most facilities are ill-equipped to defend.
Healthcare Facilities Wrestle with a New Era for Security
Managers need to rethink products and strategies in more effectively protecting staff, patients and visitors.