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  1. Health system’s Epic, Infor best-in-suite approach helps fix interoperability challenges

    Faith Regional Health Services learned a couple of lessons during its transition from legacy systems, including the importance of training and paying attention to workflows.
  2. Microsegmentation: Keeping IoT expansion risks at bay

    Developing tools to separate and automatically control Internet of Things traffic is one important way to safeguard medical device security.
  3. Opinion: An NHS fit for 2030 - Delivering value to citizens

    Dr Charles Alessi, chief clinical officer at HIMSS, outlines how the 2030 patient would have access to their customised care and wellness record. 
  4. NSW Pathology’s point of care testing pilot enables faster diagnosis and care

    The technology is being piloted at six NSW Health public hospitals in a range of clinical settings including hospital EDs, wards, clinics and pathology collection centres.
  5. Security chief touts the value of HICP, a cyber preparedness 'cookbook' with recipes for readiness

    Erik Decker, chief security and privacy officer at University of Chicago Medicine, describes the value of HHS' Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices framework, which offers workable best practices for the management and mitigation of prevalent threats.