The alert warns healthcare sector about possible threat Iranian hackers might pose to systems and facilities.
Phishing was the most common type of cyberattack.
Fifty-seven percent of global organizations admit being compromised by ransomware over past three years.
Police identified the hospital employees as a 45-year-old nurse and a 63-year-old social worker.
Federal authorities warn healthcare systems to up their cybersecurity protocols.
The last three years have seen an increase in violence against healthcare workers.
CHI St. Vincent North was placed on lockdown as officers worked to clear the facility.
Cyber attacks on healthcare organizations have increased 94 percent year-over-year.
Attackers moved from large hospital systems and payers to smaller hospital systems that lack the same level of security preparedness.
Workplace violence in hospitals and other healthcare facilities has been a problem since before 2020. Then the COVID-19 pandemic began.
Healthcare providers represent 73 percent of total breaches.
By taking a proactive approach to security threats, managers can minimize risk to patients and staff.
Safety and security incidents might not be fully preventable, but managers can adopt many strategies and technologies that will keep patients, guests and staff more secure.
Ensuring the safety of patients and residents starts at the technological level.
The International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety Guidance to Target Healthcare Security Incidents
The International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety revised its workplace violence standard to address the heightened threats to security and safety.
The mass shooting at a Tulsa hospital leaves many facilities rethinking access control
Daniel Loo of Rimkus Consulting Group's Safety and Security Practice advises how healthcare facilities can better serve their operations.
CoxHealth hospitals’ security guards have started to wear body cams to help monitor workplace violence.
There has been an uptick of cyberattacks against hospitals and other healthcare facilities, putting patients at risk.
As hospitals and other healthcare facilities invest in new technologies, it is essential that managers stay on top of cybersecurity.
Reports of violence and harassment have increased in hospitals and other healthcare facilities, but organizations are still looking for the best way to protect staff members and patients.
The message follows the U.S. State Department advisory urging Americans to leave Ukraine.
While emerging technologies add value to healthcare facilities, top executives are concerned about patient data.
A South Carolina man who owns and runs two assisted living facilities was arrested and charged recently with neglecting and exploiting vulnerable adults and breach of trust.
HHS suggests that healthcare facilities take the following steps to reduce attack surface areas to the greatest extent possible.
Despite beefing up cybersecurity efforts during pandemic, healthcare facilities still remain vulnerable.
More U.S. healthcare providers are leaning on digital transformations to help them with ongoing challenges of COVID-19 pandemic.
Hospitals have implemented new technologies rapidly during the pandemic, but are they the safest choices?
Troops will perform non-medical work, such as being uniformed presence in anxiety-filled waiting rooms
UVA Medical Center sees hundreds of patients daily, making security constant concern. This facility relies on policy, security officers and technology to keep security high.