Search Tag: Staff training

Executive Health Management

Poor e-Roster Training Leads to High Stress

2016 18 Apr

Ward managers are over-stressed owing to a lack of basic training in essential areas such as electronic rostering, a Nursing Times report says. At the Safe Staffing Summit run by Healthcare Conferences UK, experts have warned that ward sisters are left floundering and opportunities to make the most efficient use of resources are wasted. Head of workforce... Read more

IT Management

IDC Forum: Staff Training Critical for IT Security

2016 30 Mar

The ‘good guys’ are much more organised and targeted than the ‘bad guys’ which is contributing to the rise in data breaches around the globe,  Paschalis Pissarides, of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) said at the IDC IT Management Forum in Nicosia. “This is war and we must use military tactics and strategy to win it,” he... Read more

IT Management

How to Defend Against a Cyber Attack

2016 29 Feb

Recent malware attacks on a hospital in Hollywood and a second in Germany have highlighted the role of human error in paralysing the IT of healthcare and the urgent need to train staff to recognise a cyber-threat. Last month Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Centre was forced to pay ransom after malware froze its IT systems while Lucas Hospital reverted to... Read more