Cardiovascular Associates Sued Over Recent Data Breach
The Alabama-based organization allegedly failed to meet its obligations under the FTC and HIPAA.
Beacon Health System Falls Victim to Unauthorized Access of Patient Records
A former employee was found to have accessed 3,117 patients’ records.
Atlantic General Hospital Experiences Privacy Incident
AGH discovered encrypted files in its systems in late January.
NorthStar Hit with Data Security Incident
The incident may have impacted data belonging to certain current and former patients.
Independent Living Systems Experiences Data Breach
The data breach may have impacted the privacy of certain peoples’ personal/protected health information.
Asante Experienced Unauthorized Access of Medical Records for 9 Years
The Oregon-based health system has said the unauthorized access was not done maliciously.
Bone & Joint Experiences Data Security Incident
The incident may have involved personal and protected information belonging to current and former employees and patients.
Cyberattacks Play a Role in Patient Deaths
Cyberattacks can compromise patient care.
Henrico Doctors' Hospital Hit with Data Breach
Certain private data was reviewed and/or removed from the hospital’s computer systems.
FBI and CISA Release Joint Cybersecurity Advisory on Royal Ransomware
The Royal ransomware has targeted healthcare and public healthcare, among other critical infrastructure sectors.
Florida Hospital Receives Death Threats After COVID-19 Report Sees Approval
The threats have escalated to the point where the facility receives both electronic media and voicemails.
Employees Contribute to Large Sum of Cyberattacks
Guaranteed education can prevent future attacks.
Patients Escapes at All-Time High at Michigan Behavioral Hospital
The hospital has had 14 different patient escapes since 2020.
Cynet Releases Report on the Stresses CISOs Face in 2023
Among those surveyed, 100 percent said they needed additional resources to deal with current challenges.
Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare Diverts Patients in Wake of Cyber Incident
A security issue impacted the hospital's IT systems.
Erickson Senior Living Facilities Upgrades Security Systems with Genetec
The security system upgrade updates aged technology.
California Funds Security for Reproductive Health Facilities
Grants will fund physical and digital security enhancements at healthcare facilities and practitioner offices that might be the target of violence and vandalism.
UCLA Health Alerts Patients of Compromised Data
An analytics tool may have captured and transmitted health data to the third-party service providers.
Ransomware Attacks on Healthcare More Than Doubled From 2016 to 2021
Attacks exposed the personal health information of nearly 42 million patients.
Healthcare Industry Hit with Most Cyberattacks in 2022
Hospitals and other healthcare facilities suffered from 1410 weekly cyberattacks per organization.
HHS Warns of New Ransomware Group Attacks on Healthcare Facilities
The Clop group was active throughout 2022.
Healthcare Facilities View Doors as a Mode of Access Control
Increased acts of violence has hospitals and other healthcare facilities reconfiguring their access control systems.
Howard Memorial Hospital's Data Stolen in Cyberattack
The hospital took steps to promptly secure its network and began an investigation.
Threats of Violence, Infection Scaring Away Hospital Patients
70 percent of survey respondents say hospitals need to improve physical security.
HHS Warns of New Ransomware Group Targeting Healthcare Facilities
Royal has been targeting healthcare networks.
Dallam Hartley Counties Hospital District Suffers Cybersecurity Attack
Attack compromised nearly 70,000 patients’ data.
Guidelines Target Active Shooters in Healthcare
Guideline provides a framework to include preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery from an active shooter or hostile event.
CMS Alert Targets Healthcare Workplace Violence
Facilities have been put on notice that they are responsible for protecting patients and healthcare workers from physical violence.
Video Management Software Improves Safety at Metropolitan Multi-Service Center
The center’s staff can be alerted in real time if an incident occurs without waiting for an incident report to be filed.
Shore Medical Center Upgrades Security Systems, Improves Efficiency
Shore Medical Center provides high-level security to patients, staff and visitors with efficient, intuitive IP cameras and a video management system to monitor its campus.