- Opinion: What leaders know about cybersecurityLeaders know that the IT department alone cannot secure an organisation, and that the easiest path to breach the best technical defenses is through their people, writes Rod Piechowski, VP of thought advisory for HIMSS.
- Ransomware and medical devices: How behavior analytics can protect patientsMedical devices must be managed from a security perspective, but also from an operational perspective. Using analytics to establish behavior baselines helps support risk assessments, find malfunctions and enhance staff productivity.
- JAMIA Publishes Special Issue, Highlighting Informatics Studies That Address Health DisparitiesThe American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) published a health equity Special Issue in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association’s (JAMIA), “Health Informatics and Health Equity: Improving our Reach and Impact.” This Special Issue, featuring 23 articles, highlights health informatics research that focuses on marginalized and underserved groups, health disparities and health equity.
- AMIA Urges Detailed Implementation Plan as Part of TEFCA Next StepsNation’s clinical informatics professionals support Draft 2 of TEFCA, while recommending modifications to improve stakeholder participation