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Health Canada Guidance for Medical Device Cybersecurity is a Welcome Development

Healthcare, by its very nature, deals with sensitive patient data. In addition to medical records, much of the medical equipment today is network connected, and vulnerable to potential cyberattacks. In October, the US Food and Drug Administration...

Losing ground: Exploring the huge cost of not prioritizing IoT security

The Internet of Things (IoT) is ramping up, with 92 percent of companies saying it will be extremely important in the next two years. Yet, companies not prioritizing security for their IoT deployments may face significant losses upwards of tens of...

2 Challenges Health IT Still Faces

Let the National Health IT Week parties commence! But, before we do, let’s reflect on the progress and growth the industry has seen over the last decade. The Background & Growth of Health IT When I began my career in healthcare 12 years ago...

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