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IT Management

4 Tips for Data Connectivity During Natural Disasters

2019 10 Sep

Disaster mitigation, response and recovery should form part of an organisation's governance process. For health systems and hospitals, in particular, they have to be always prepared for power outages and other disruptive events caused by severe storms and other natural disasters.   You might also like: Earthquakes and Climate Change - Hospitals... Read more

IT Management

HHS: Healthcare Facing an Infosec Staffing Crisis

2017 23 May

Talent is in such a short supply when it comes to hiring information security professionals, leaving nearly three out of four hospitals without a designated security person, according to a new report that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is expected to release later this month. The situation gets worse for hospitals in smaller, less... Read more

IT Management

$6 million to Improve Rural Healthcare Telehealth

2016 16 Aug

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has awarded $6 million to telehealth projects in rural communities to improve access to quality health care in rural communities. The telehealth funds which total $6,286,264 are part of a $16 million package aimed at expanding use of telehealth technology for veterans and other patients,... Read more