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  • Potential FCC Restrictions Challenge Telehealth Network Usability

    January 12, 2018 - Earlier this week, President Trump signed two executive orders to expand access to broadband internet in rural America. Many patients in rural areas depend on broadband services to support their telehealth network usability , especially if they are chronically ill and live far away from their healthcare provider. While the initial reason for the executive order was to support the needs of...

  • Verification, Automation Strengthen Healthcare Network Security

    January 3, 2018 - Organizations going through a digital transformation are challenged when it comes to ensuring their healthcare network security can handle all the traffic and different devices connecting to it. Many organizations lack visibility and control, which calls for additional network tools to be added to the IT infrastructure. Entities are constantly adding layers of IT infrastructure, making it...

  • 2018 Likely to Determine Success of Blockchain in Healthcare

    December 26, 2017 - There was significant growth in blockchain in healthcare this year as the healthcare industry continues to seek out ways to end interoperability issues that have plagued the industry for years. Hyperledger released a blog post looking back on how distributed ledger technology served as a transformative tool over the past year and helped healthcare organizations consider a different way of...

  • Healthcare Public Cloud Answers Data Storage Demands

    December 20, 2017 - Organizations are facing healthcare data storage shortages as the amount of electronic medical data increases and is used in patient care. The healthcare public cloud can be a viable option to cut back on costs and provide much needed scalability. The problem with data storage is that it becomes overwhelmed with new medical instruments being introduced into the IT infrastructure, Wasabi CEO...


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Proactive HIT Infrastructure Security Reduces Network Vulnerability

Infrastructure technology is evolving quickly and organizations are subsequently faced with more sophisticated healthcare security threats. Simply monitoring and reacting to malware and other security threats are not enough to protect the network....

Strategies for Improving On-Premises Healthcare Storage Solutions

Making the most out of on-premises servers is one of the biggest challenges facing healthcare storage today. Organizations need to develop strategies and find tools and solutions to make sure server space is not being wasted. Servers are expensive...

Potential FCC Restrictions Challenge Telehealth Network Usability

Earlier this week, President Trump signed two executive orders to expand access to broadband internet in rural America. Many patients in rural areas depend on broadband services to support their telehealth network usability , especially if they...

Wi-Fi Alliance WPA3 Launch Improves Healthcare Network Security

Wi-Fi Alliance announced security enhancements and new features for its Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA) Wi-Fi CERTIFIED technologies. These upgrades will improve healthcare network security by refining configuration, authentication, and encryption...

HIT Infrastructure Security Upgrades Needed Against Botnet Attacks

The US Department of Commerce and the Department of Homeland Security issued a draft report to help reduce HIT infrastructure security threats by strengthening networks against automated cyberattacks. The report identified automated botnets as...

First Healthcare Blockchain Claims Management Solution Released

Change Healthcare announced the general availability of its healthcare blockchain solution for claims management to deliver transparent claim lifecycles. The new healthcare blockchain release aims to introduce blockchain into the healthcare industry...

Telehealth Video Consults Affect Health IT Infrastructure

Telehealth is a large concern for health IT infrastructure as organizations need to make sure their digital environment can support the tools needed for successful connections through the public internet. Using tools that can utilize different...

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