Tag Archives: data

VA apps pose privacy risk to veterans’ healthcare data

The increasing use of apps provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs is meant to improve access to patient health and benefits information in convenient digital platforms. However, members of Congress are worried that this electronic data is vulnerable. “When a veteran downloads an app from the VA’s app store, how much personal information does… Read More »

Tessian Named in 2021 Gartner Market Guide for Data Loss Prevention

22 July 2021 – Leading Human Layer Security company Tessian has been recognized as a Representative Vendor in the 2021 Gartner Market Guide for Data Loss Prevention (DLP). The Gartner Market Guide for DLP “offers guidance on market trends and their impact on data security”. “Enterprise DLP has seen little innovation in the last few… Read More »

Nonprofit health plan CMOs: Data sharing needed to drive vaccine equity

Editor’s note: Connie Hwang is the chief medical officer and director of clinical innovation at the Alliance of Community Health Plans and Edward McEachern is the executive vice president and chief medical officer at PacificSource Health Plans. With multiple COVID-19 vaccines available and more than 2 million shots being administered daily, one in three Americans are… Read More »

How to read between the lines of the healthcare data blocking debate

About a year ago, the Department of Health and Human Services first proposed rules to promote sharing and the interoperability of health data to enable patients to electronically access their health information. Many of the top industry players submitted commentary to The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology and the Centers for… Read More »