Items Tagged with 'Ponemon Institute'


Security risks in health care remain

Electronic versus paper records isn’t a big part of the discussion.

May 2, 2014
As the health care industry embraces technology, risks related to data breaches are changing, yet human error remains a big concern. Read More

Hospitals lose $8.3B a year on outdated communication technology

May 14, 2013
A study done by the Ponemon Institute in Traverse City suggests that the use of pagers and other outdated communication technologies decreases health care professionals' productivity and increases the amount of time it takes to discharge a patient — collectively costing U.S. hospitals more than $8.3 billion annually. Read More