Tag Archives: Medical

Survey Reveals Disconnect Between Perception and Reality of Medical Device Security

The U.S. Department and Health and Human Services (HHS) this week officially opened the Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center (HC3), designed to strengthen coordination and cybersecurity information sharing within the healthcare sector and promote cybersecurity resilience. According to HHS officials, HC3 is an operational cybersecurity center designed to support and improve the cyber defense of… Read More »

California’s Medi-Cal program paid $4B to recipients who may have been ineligible, audit shows

Doctors examine a lung radiograph X-ray film of a patient. (iStock) An audit released Tuesday shows that the state of California spent $ 4 billion between 2014 and 2017 to pay for Medi-Cal coverage for recipients who might not have been eligible for the program, according to reports. Discrepancies between state- and county-level record-keeping may be at… Read More »