Mergers, Partnerships & acquisitions

Why healthcare mergers, acquisitions can uncover new cybersecurity risks

The mergers and acquisitions marketplace has been surging in recent years, with global activity reaching some of the highest volumes in history. By many accounts, the trend is poised to continue in healthcare. Although there are a number of issues that healthcare provider organizations must be aware of when evaluating the efficacy of a merger

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Atos acquires 3 key healthcare consulting companies in the US

Atos acquires Pursuit Healthcare Advisors, Conduents Healthcare Provider Consulting business and Conduents Breakaway Group business These companies bring recognized industry expertise within healthcare consulting to enable Atos to expand its presence in the fast-growing US digital health IT market Paris (France), Irving, TX (USA), October 4, 2017 Atos, a global leader in digital

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Partnership hopes to help organizations better gauge 3rd party cyber risks

CyberGRX and BitSight merge their tools as this type of risk is a top cybersecurity concern for healthcare organizations.Accounting for the risk third-party systems and services bring into a healthcare organization is a top challenge for hospitals and health systems trying to bolster their cybersecurity posture.As healthcare digital ecosystems continue to expand, the number of

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Google buys Seattle health monitoring startup Senosis, bolstering digital health push

Shwetak Patel has struck again.The University of Washington computer scientist has sold his newest Seattle startup company, Senosis Health, to Google, according to sources familiar with the deal.It marks the latest acquisition for Patel, whose past startup ventures have landed in the hands of companies such as Belkin International and Sears.Patel, who founded Senosis Health

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