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Legacy systems, employee error leave hospitals, devices vulnerable to cyberattacks

Dive Brief: Another report points to insider error and misuse as major threats to data security in the healthcare sector. Errors such as improper handling and storage of patient files, often due to poor organizational policies and procedures, leave IT systems and connected medical devices vulnerable to outside attack and manipulation, new research from Vectra… Read More »

Vanderbilt installs new epilepsy monitoring systems

New epilepsy monitoring systems at Vanderbilt University Medical Center are enabling better collection of data to diagnose and treat patients with seizures. The new systems, valued at $ 1 million, have been installed at VUMC’s two Epilepsy Monitoring Units—one at Vanderbilt University Adult Hospital and the other at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital. They are… Read More »