Chinese cyber actors trying to steal US healthcare data, officials say
Cyber threat actors with connections to China are targeting U.S. healthcare and genomic data by hacking and other extraction methods, according to a February alert issued by the National Counterintelligence and Security Center.
Are proposed HIPAA changes good for healthcare? 3 hospital execs weigh in
While the recently proposed HHS updates to the HIPAA Privacy Rule aim to help patients get more digital access to their health information, some of the proposed changes pose concerns for healthcare providers.
HHS floats major changes to HIPAA Privacy Rule
The HHS Office for Civil Rights on Thursday proposed substantial new changes to HIPAA Privacy Rule, with the goal, the agency says, to further value-based reimbursement and improve care coordination by enabling greater patient and family...
Amazon launches HealthLake, a platform for storing and analyzing health care data
During its re:Invent 2020 virtual keynote today, Amazon launched Amazon HealthLake, a service that enables health care organizations to store, transform, and analyze up to petabytes of life science data in Amazon Web Services. Amazon say...
Cerner Corporation Just Beat Earnings Expectations: Here's What Analysts Think Will Happen Next
Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) shareholders are probably feeling a little disappointed, since its shares fell 4.4% to US$70.48 in the week after its latest quarterly results.
After 8 Months of Delays, VA Launches New Electronic Medical Records System
After several months-long delays, the Department of Veterans Affairs has announced a major milestone in adopting a new electronic health records system: the launch of the Cerner Millennium EHR at a hospital in Spokane, Washington