CISO

GDPR: Do we really need to pay attention?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25 May 2018. It contains some of the toughest privacy regulations in the world. And it’s likely to affect your business whether you like it or not. Its key theme – consent for marketing – puts the customer in charge of data (and the way

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Tips for Making Security Technology Purchase Decisions

How can organizations decide what security technologies best meet their needs? Mark Eggleston, CISO at Health Partners Plans, shares his tips for making the right purchase decisions. At the Philadelphia-based nonprofit health maintenance organization, “we’re always trying to make sure security does its job and makes things easier for our users, members, vendors … any

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Simplifying security: Know your risk, invest well

Everywhere you look across enterprise, people are talking about digital transformation. They are navigating the perfect storm of digital convergence, struggling to enable digitization across every area of the business while also trying to safeguard the proliferation of data, access points and new Internet-connected devices. Digitally transforming the business – expanding networks, virtualizing communications, deploying

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4 policy priorities for HIMSS in the coming year

With 2018 shaping up to be an interesting year for health policy, the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) has outlined its priorities for the next several months. HIMSS (HIMSS) HIMSS is among the many industry groups awaiting the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT’s forthcoming information blocking rule, and Jeff Coughlin, HIMSS’

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