Protecting Against the Hidden Healthcare Risk: Printing and Imaging Devices

By Mark Gross, Senior Product Manager at Kofax Healthcare data breaches are often the result of unsecure devices and the failure of employees to follow best practices. Two-thirds of UK healthcare organisations reported a breach in 2019, according to a cybersecurity survey conducted by Clearswift. According to the think tank, Parliament Street’s analysis of 68 UK National Health Service (NHS) trusts, 162,000 documents went missing in the fiscal year 2017-2018. This is in addition to 702,000 pieces of paperwork the trusts had already known to be lost. Despite these vulnerabilities,…

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StarLeaf achieves HIPAA compliance certification

Global video meeting provider attains US healthcare compliance, guaranteeing secure video, audio, and data sharing for healthcare organizations StarLeaf, the global video meeting provider has achieved HIPAA compliance (The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996), reaffirming its commitment to delivering security-first communication solutions in healthcare. This achievement allows StarLeaf to enter into a Business Associate Agreement (BAA) with US healthcare organizations to deliver HIPAA compliant solutions that guarantee health information is protected at all times. The HIPAA federal law requires the majority of US healthcare plans and providers…

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UKCloud Health announces partnership with Shaping Cloud to accelerate digital transformation across healthcare

UKCloud Health launches ‘Transformation Accelerator’ in partnership with Shaping Cloud, using multi-cloud and trusted expertise to reduce cost and risk of digitalisation. London – 30th September 2019 – UKCloud Health, the multi-cloud experts dedicated to powering the Healthcare community, has today announced that it is teaming up with cloud migration specialists, Shaping Cloud, to deliver ‘Transformation Accelerator’, which enables healthcare organisations to access proven multi-cloud strategy expertise alongside flexible multi-cloud technology. Many organisations in the Health and Care sector will run the same infrastructure and applications to deliver similar services….

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BridgeHead Software celebrates 25th anniversary

Company commemorates a quarter of a century of supporting organisations to consolidate, store, protect and share data ASHTEAD, UK – 26 September 2019 – BridgeHead Software, a leader in healthcare data management, marked its official 25th anniversary at the end of August; and reaffirmed its ongoing dedication to helping healthcare customers deliver the highest standards of patient care by consolidating, storing, protecting and providing access to vital patient and administrative information. Founded in 1994 by its current Chairman of the Board of Directors, Tony Cotterill, BridgeHead Software has grown into…

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Small Cell Forum Launches Healthcare Initiative to Address Risks of Poor Cellular Coverage

Two thirds of healthcare workers say that poor cellular coverage negatively impacts their daily jobs London, UK – 6th June 2018 – SCF (Small Cell Forum), the telecoms organization driving universal cellular coverage, has today announced that it is engaging with the healthcare sector to support the deployment of small cells in order to address the considerable risks of poor connectivity. Research commissioned by SCF shows that two thirds of healthcare workers face challenges in their day-to-day jobs because of poor cellular coverage. In an environment where there may be…

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