April 27, 2020

Healthcare is moving away from hospitals into a variety of distributed settings. According to McKinsey, the areas expected to see the most growth include telemedicine, retail clinics, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and dental clinics.  Retail clinics in partic...

March 4, 2020

Ransomware attack led disruptions have become a new challenge for Chief Operating Officers (COO) to manage according to the experience shared by a leader at the Wyoming Health System. The resulting downtime from ransomware attacks has reached an average of 9.3 days and...

November 28, 2019

Not a day goes by without hearing about a cyber incident in healthcare. Data breaches are projected to cost the industry $4 billion by year end. At the same time, these cyber-attacks are getting more sophisticated. According to a recent xtelligent media article, attack...

September 17, 2019

Cybersecurity has become one of the most significant financial and reputational risks for an organization.  Examples of the ever-increasing cybersecurity threats include:

  • More than 22 government entities in Texas, Florida, Maryland and Georgia faced ransomware recen...

January 23, 2019

MediTechSafe has developed a proprietary solution to help healthcare providers manage their cybersecurity, medical devices and clinical networks related risks considering both IT and Operations Technology (OT) needs. If you are a healthcare provider (or a biomed servic...

January 11, 2019

Digital innovations using connectivity and technologies like blockchain as well as artificial intelligence (AI) offer promises to transform healthcare. Some claim that these technologies are trending towards the peak of the Gartner’s hype curve, if not already there. I...

October 14, 2018

Let’s acknowledge one more time that US healthcare needs transformation! While it is one of the most talked about topic, consumers probably have felt the least improvement. It is evident from the fact that Healthcare services expenditure has been growing at 4.3% annual...

September 26, 2018

People often ask why someone would want to hack into a medical device. The first question, however, should be why Healthcare is the most hacked vertical of all. Experts say that it is easier to penetrate a healthcare organization because of the inherent complexity. But...

June 7, 2018

Good decision making is the hallmark of a great leader.  A leader’s ability to make a high percentage of good decisions, in a timely fashion, is fundamental to the effectiveness of the individual and the success of his or her organization. In fact, Bain researchers fou...

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