Q&A: Matt Klein on the Increase and Sophistication of Healthcare Cyberattacks

The CISO of the Medical University of South Carolina offers insight on strategies to combat looming cyberthreats.For Matt Klein, CISO at the Medical University of South Carolina, in Charleston, S.C., successful security requires a strong, yet simple, foundation. Here, HealthTech talks with Klein about the elements necessary for such a setup.HEALTHTECH: What are the biggest

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Q&A: Stanford Center on Longevity’s Ken Smith Talks Tech’s Role in Senior Living

Ken Smith, director of the mobility division at the Stanford Center on Longevity, believes that improving aging necessarily entails helping people thrive as they grow older. From a technology perspective, that means creating and leveraging tools that help people to form and practice good exercise, nutritional and social habits well before old age.The time to

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Interview: ONC on Next Steps for Secure Data Exchange

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT will soon ramp up its efforts to advance secure health information exchange as part of its mandate under the 21st Century Cure’s Act, says Genevieve Morris, ONC’s principal deputy national coordinator.ONC, a unit of the Department of Health and Human Services, is carrying out the data

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