Posts Tagged ‘mhealth’

By Sylvia Rosen Security breaches in are, no doubt, terrible for business owners. But when dealing with the healthcare sector, these breaches intensify in their potential for causing humiliating, or potentially, dangerous ramifications. In 2010, 42,275 people were affected by stolen, paper healthcare records, encouraging hospitals to make the switch to electronic health records. Still, industry experts [...]

It’s no secret that healthcare is going mobile. According to a recent survey of 250 mobile executives from around the world, 78% said they consider the healthcare vertical to have the most to gain from 4G connectivity. Yet, with the increasing dominance of open platforms, like Android, and the huge diversity of mobile devices, maintaining [...]

This week, we feature the second part of our conversation with Martin Rosner, director of standardization at Philips – North America. Rosner chairs Continua Health Alliance security and privacy discussions and contributes to relevant security initiatives within the healthcare industry. Continua Health Alliance is a non-profit, open industry organization of more than 230 healthcare and technology [...]

This week, we’re featuring  Martin Rosner, director of standardization at Philips – North America.  Rosner chairs Continua Health Alliance security and privacy discussions and contributes to relevant security initiatives within the healthcare industry. Continua Health Alliance is a non-profit, open industry organization of more than 230 healthcare and technology vendors focused on delivering interoperable health [...]

By Robert Dutt For resellers and other IT solution providers supporting healthcare clients, VPN is ubiquitous a tool as is the stethoscope their customers use every day “We will not support a client without a VPN. Period,” says Moshe Birnbaum, director of operations at EZ MSP, a Yonkers, NY-based solution provider. Fellow solution provider Stemp [...]