February 10, 2020
Risk management and risk response have long been routine enterprise-wide processes for some industries such as manufacturing. Healthcare has been a bit slower to the table, having taken a more siloed approach and initially focussing risk management efforts on clinical risks around patient safety, and response to medical liabilities. Nowadays however, there are many moving […]
January 21, 2020
Healthcare is much more digital than ever before. There has been an explosion in the use of healthcare technology such as wearables, mobile health (mHealth) applications, and remote monitoring devices. Electronic health records (EHRs) are now a mainstay of most if not all healthcare organizations in the United States, with data being shared electronically internally […]
December 10, 2019
6 Steps to Continuous Risk and Compliance Management Risk management process in healthcare is complex due to the nature of the industry and factors such as the explosion in use of technology; vulnerabilities arising from these myriads of technology leading to cybersecurity threats; and regulatory, legal, and reimbursement requirements. With the pressure to remain compliant, […]
December 2, 2019
Leveraging Technology for Optimal Risk Response The purpose of the healthcare industry is to improve patients’ lives and as such, risks in this setting generally refer to factors and/or events that should they occur, could cause harm to the patient. Traditionally, healthcare risk management was reactive, focusing on patient safety, the prevention of medical errors, […]
November 19, 2019
This is Part 2 of a 2-part series on cyber attacks in the healthcare industry and steps to take to protect your healthcare organizations from cyber attacks. Part 1, “Understanding Cyber Attacks: A Growing Threat for the Healthcare Industry,” covered the growth of cyber attacks on the healthcare industry, why the industry is being targeted, […]
November 5, 2019
This is Part 1 of a 2-part series addressing cyber attacks in the healthcare industry and key strategies to employ in ensuring that your systems are protected. As the world becomes more technology driven, there has been a corresponding rise in cyber attacks on technological systems, and cybersecurity has become of paramount importance. The healthcare […]
September 10, 2019
NEWS RELEASE – San Jose, California – September 2019 – SureShield, a unique Healthcare IT risk and compliance software suite provider, introduces a new Playbook for Corporate Compliance in Healthcare. This free 20-page download will help directors and managers of security and compliance chart a simple and nimble approach to corporate compliance and data risk […]
July 12, 2019
Enterprise healthcare risk management monitoring software enables healthcare organizations to conduct OIG screening, sanctions checks, and employee backgrounds in real-time with no need to wait days, weeks, or months – all while reducing risk to the healthcare organization. Find out how simple ongoing security and compliance monitoring can be.
July 11, 2019
It is crucial for organizations to assure that a proper risk management process is in place and that risk assessments and remediations are conducted. Healthcare organizations often struggle with this because they perceive this to be resource intensive, time consuming, or do not have the expertise. Find out how simple ongoing security and compliance monitoring can be.
July 10, 2019
In today’s healthcare compliance environment, it is critical to implement solutions that focus on proactive compliance. While there are many technology solutions available in the market, maintaining a state of continuous compliance seems to be more of a challenge.