In May 2016, The Joint Commission (TJC) lifted the ban on text messaging by practitioners to communicate patient orders.
Despite The Joint Commission’s stance on text messaging of patient orders, verbal orders should not stand aloneJanuary 17, 2017
Aaron MiriJanuary 16, 2017
Cyber-attacks have become an increasing problem for healthcare organizations, and according to the 2016 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey, more than 85% of respondents reported that information security has increased as a business priority.
Justyna EvlogiadisJanuary 4, 2017
New survey results reveal why mistakes at registration put hospitals and patients at risk
Kim JohnsonDecember 2, 2016
For years, Imprivata has worked with – and learned from – our virtualization partners and hospital organizations around the world. And together, over the last five years, we have predicted that healthcare organizations would continue to adopt virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).
Kim JohnsonNovember 4, 2016
I recently sat down with Willard Fosberry, Director of IT Infrastructure at Beaufort Memorial Hospital, to gain a better understanding of why the South Carolina-based hospital system decided to implement virtual desktop access, how they...
Aaron MiriNovember 1, 2016
In honor of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, Imprivata recently hosted a Facebook Livestream Q&A where I got the chance to answer some of the most pressing cybersecurity questions from healthcare IT professionals, including questions...
Margot LieblichOctober 14, 2016
Deploying a new communication tool to thousands of users at the same time can be quite a daunting task.
Imprivata customers take the UK’s ehi Awards by storm as they demonstrate continued innovation in healthcare ITCarina EdwardsOctober 12, 2016
Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to join the best and brightest of the NHS, many of who are Imprivata customers, at the ehi Awards gala in London.
Clay RitcheyOctober 11, 2016
Mistakes can happen. But, in healthcare, how often do medical errors related to patient misidentification occur and at what cost?
Aaron MiriOctober 4, 2016
Leading into National Cyber Security Awareness Month, last week Imprivata had the opportunity to contribute to the...