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Thought Leadership

Offering fresh perspective from the front lines of Healthcare IT, Meditology Services thought leadership draws on trends and expert ideas to create industry standards. With more than 20 years of dedicated healthcare IT, Meditology is pleased to offer insightful tools, expert advice and valuable information for healthcare providers and IT professionals. Click below to access the latest trends, recent articles, case studies and expert commentary from one of the industry’s top thought leaders, all in one location.


 

November 14th, 2017
Presented by Nadia Fahim-Koster and Kevin Henry
November 9th, 2017
Written by Bethany Page, Manager, IT Risk Management
October 11th, 2017
Webinar presentation replay Presenters: Tyrone Jeffress, ITRM Director and Brian Selfridge, ITRM Partner
October 10th, 2017
This whitepaper discusses key strategies for recruiting, addressing immediate shortage needs and long-term branding and cross-department efforts to keep your staff growing into the future.
October 2nd, 2017
By Maliha Charania, IT Risk Management
September 25th, 2017
By Caitlin Robertson, IT Risk Management
September 20th, 2017
Meditology IT Risk Management Partner, Brian Selfridge recently presented alongside Paul Kerr at the Healthcare Security Forum, a conference sponsored by HIMSS Boston Regional Chapter.
September 18th, 2017
By Tyrone Jeffress, ITRM Director
August 31st, 2017
This report explores the business drivers for healthcare security certifications and focuses on one of the most common and achievable certifications, the SOC 2 certification created by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
August 29th, 2017
Bethany Page, ITRM Manager and CISO presented a timely presentation on SOC 2 and other Healthcare Security Certifications
July 20th, 2017
Ryan Freeman Jones, Senior Manager and Kevin Henry, Senior Associate presented a timely webinar on Security Due Diligence for Healthcare Mergers and Acquisitions
July 17th, 2017
by Maliha Charania, ITRM Intern
June 27th, 2017
This whitepaper details ransomware trends and their impact on the healthcare industry, updates on recent ransomware attacks significantly impacting healthcare organizations, and recommendations for preventing and responding to ransomware incidents.
June 20th, 2017
Meditology's IT Risk Management Director, Tyrone Jeffress recently presented at the 2017 Annual HITRUST Conference in Grapevine, TX.
June 19th, 2017
Meditology's IT Risk Management leader Nadia Fahim-Koster, Managing Director recently presented at the 2017 Annual HITRUST Conference in Grapevine, TX along with Martin Ignatovski Chief Compliance Officer with Eye Care Leaders.
June 15th, 2017
Meditology's IT Risk Management Partner Brian Selfridge, recently presented at the 2017 Annual HITRUST Conference in Grapevine, TX along with Anahi Santiago, CISO of Christiana Care
June 6th, 2017
Webinar and Presentation Presented by IT Risk Management Partner, Brian Selfridge on cybersecurity trends to look out for in 2017 and beyond
May 29th, 2017
by Nadia Fahim-Koster, Director, IT Risk Management
May 2nd, 2017
By Qasim Ijaz
April 18th, 2017
Recommended steps to follow when performing security and compliance due diligence for mergers and acquired entities in healthcare
March 1st, 2017
Timely report outlining the risks and impacts associated with medical device security, which also provides leading practices for developing medical device security programs.
February 14th, 2017
Information security and privacy have evolved into mission critical business functions for healthcare organizations heading into 2017. The healthcare industry is presented with a perfect cyber storm resulting from the proliferation of health information across platforms and third parties, an increased utility of patient information on the black market, shortages in cyber security skill sets, vulnerable medical devices, and targeted threats including ransomware.
February 7th, 2017
The evolution and advances in healthcare information technology are driving innovative technical solutions to improve organizational efficiency, population health, and patient outcomes across the continuum of care. Healthcare organizations ranging from providers, payers, and Business Associates have looked in recent years to take advantage of cloud-hosted platforms like Microsoft's Office 365 solution to drive efficiencies and boost productivity admidst growing resource and budget constraints.
December 5th, 2016
Meditology's IT Risk Management Partner, Brian Selfridge takes a deeper dive into Medical Device Security in part II of this informative webinar. Sponsored by Wolters-Kluwer.
November 17th, 2016
ITRM Partner, Brian Selfridge and Denise Dach of McLaren Health presented at the 2016 HIMSS Midwest Fall Technology Conference on the timely subject
November 3rd, 2016
Webinar presentation by Brian Selfridge, Partner, ITRM. Co-sponsored by Meditology Services and Wolters Kluwer
October 20th, 2016
HCCA Co-Sponsored Webinar Presented by Nadia Fahim-Koster, Director, Meditology - ITRM and Alex Masten, Manager, CORL Technologies - Client Engagement
August 26th, 2016
Meditology Partner, Brian Selfridge's featured article on the HITRUST Blog
July 13th, 2016
Webinar Presented by Nadia Fahim-Koster, ITRM Director and Kim RosSer, ITRM Manager. Sponsored by HCCA.
April 27th, 2016
Healthcare organizations are increasingly dependent on web-based technologies to improve patient engagement and address government incentive and regulatory requirements. The success of electronic healthcare record (EHR) initiatives depend on how effectively patients can obtain and manage their health related information securely online.
April 27th, 2016
Presented by Meditology's IT Risk Management leaders Brian Selfridge, Partner and Nadia Fahim-Koster, Director. Sponsored by the HCCA.
April 5th, 2016
The increase of attacks on healthcare data is significantly on the rise, as highlighted by the recent Anthem and Premera Blue Cross data breaches. In fact, a Ponemon Institute study shows that criminal attacks on healthcare organizations have increased 100 percent since 2010.
March 31st, 2016
Partners, Cliff Baker and Brian Selfridge, presented at the ISC2 Security Congress in Atlanta, GA
March 30th, 2016
Nadia Fahim-Koster, Director of IT Risk Management, has been published in the March issue of Compliance Today! Check out her article on how to establish a robust privacy monitoring program.
February 17th, 2016
How can being right today put you at risk tomorrow? Meditology and Wolters Kluwer sponsored webinar presented by Cliff Baker, Meditology Services - Managing Partner and Adam Green, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP - Partner
January 19th, 2016
The incentives and rewards of moving to patient portals are well recognized by your organization…and by cybercriminals. Make sure you’re doing all you can to avoid a lapse in patient portal security. See what it takes to avoid significant financial harm, reputational damage, and loss of consumer confidence.
January 13th, 2016
Nadia Fahim-Koster, Director of IT Risk Management for Meditology, partners with Trend Micro to discuss how to effectively achieve compliance and increase security during a time when healthcare organizations are an attractive target for attackers.
July 8th, 2015
Brian Selfridge, Managing Director at Meditology and panelists, including representation from the Office for Civil Rights, discussed the next steps for privacy regulations and compliance activities for covered entities and Business Associates, and presented approaches for managing third party vendor risk for Business Associates and Covered Entities.
May 12th, 2015
The web, mobile devices and social networks have drastically changed the way industry works. Hospitals and other healthcare providers are no exception. Doctors, clinicians, hospital staff, affiliated organizations and their partners need secure access to a growing range of healthcare applications — from anywhere and on any device.
May 28th, 2014
Meditology’s Managing Partner, Cliff Baker, partnered with CenterLight Health Systems to present "Anatomy of an OCR Breach Investigation" at the 2014 HCCA Conference held in San Diego, CA.
January 17th, 2014
Brian Selfridge, Managing Director at Meditology and panelists, including representation from the Office for Civil Rights, discussed the next steps for privacy regulations and compliance activities for covered entities and Business Associates, and presented approaches for managing third party vendor risk for Business Associates and Covered Entities.
December 2nd, 2013
September 12th, 2013
Learn how to minimize security risk and regulatory exposure for your organization while successfully deploying Patient Portals and other web-based healthcare applications.
December 10th, 2012
October 20th, 2012
August 27th, 2012
May 30th, 2012