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New HHS Resource Helps SNFs Increase Cybersecurity

On January 22, 2019 by Jodi Boyne

Get equipped to battle the threat of cyber breaches with a new resource from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Resources (HHS) that showcases the five biggest threats and the 10 best practices for aging services providers. 

What’s the Top Concern for Health IT Executives in 2019?

On December 31, 2018 by Jodi Boyne

Cybersecurity, telehealth and interoperability are the top three concerns for healthcare IT executives in 2019.  

Cyber Security Defense, March 20 Webinar

On March 13, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

This is the last chance to register for next week’s webinar, The Best Cyber Security Defense is a Good Offense. Every organization, regardless of size or structure, is at risk of a cyber security hack and the fallout can be time consuming, expensive and crippling to your reputation. 

Cyber Security Defense, March 20 Webinar

On February 27, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

If you think your organization is safe from cyber security attacks, think again. Every organization, whether large or small, commercial or nonprofit, is at risk of a cyber security hack.

Paying a Ransom in Bitcoin? Yes, It Can Happen to You

On January 17, 2018 by Jodi Boyne

A few weeks ago in Advantage, we featured new Cybersecurity resources from LeadingAge with a cautionary note that providers of long term services and supports were especially vulnerable to ransomware. We have since learned of a ransomware attack that hit close to home right here in Minnesota, locking up files for nearly a week and forcing the provider to pay a fee – in bitcoin -- or risk losing their data with no way to replace or restore it. Are you prepared for a potential attack? 

Cybersecurity: What You Need to Know

On January 2, 2018 by Jodi Boyne

Health care continues to be one of the most frequent targets by cyber-criminals. Do you know how to identify risks, protect against threat and respond if attacked? Never fear! LeadingAge has released a new resource to help you understand the threat of criminal or unauthorized use of electronic data, identify vulnerabilities and take actions to mitigate risk, and avoid being a victim.  

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