Tag Archives: healthcare

Healthcare ransomware environment worsens, Beazley warns

In the first quarter of 2019, the number of ransomware attack notifications received by Beazley Breach Services doubled, compared with the same quarter last year. Not only has the frequency of attacks skyrocketed, but attackers are shifting focus by targeting larger organizations and demanding higher ransom payments. In 2015 and 2016, ransomware was a significant… Read More »

Perspectives on Working with Healthcare Systems for Digital Start Up Companies | Part 2

Brian Van Winkle Shahid Shah By SHAHID SHAH, MSc and BRIAN VAN WINKLE, MBA In this two-part series, we examine several common misconceptions made by health tech start-up companies in working with Health Systems and offers advice on how to recognize and address each. From approaching systems with a solution-first mentality to not understanding the… Read More »

The healthcare community bands together amid tragedy – ModernHealthcare.com

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.—Dr. Jeffrey Cohen is typically one to shy away from praise, but to many of his colleagues gathered in Scottsdale for Modern Healthcare’s Leadership Symposium, he is a hero. The president of Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh became the face of humanity and healing in the aftermath of the mass shooting at the Tree… Read More »