Cybersecurity: Ransomware attacks shut down clinics, hospitals
Cybersecurity is not just a technical issue; it’s a patient safety issue. Learn more from the AMA about how to protect your practice and your patients.
July 12, 2018: National Advocacy Update
Software patching, pay adjustments and more in the latest AMA national health care advocacy news.
In age of digital crime, old motto applies: Be prepared
How well a medical practice survives a cyberattack depends on how well it has prepared. Follow this advice on getting started.
To beat digital divide, time for “the talk” with your IT vendors
The better the conversation a medical practice has with its health IT vendors, the safer and smoother the delivery of patient care will be.
What you can do about patient safety’s latest threat—cyberattacks
Patient safety is no longer just a bedside concern. Cyberattacks are a growing risk and demand smart responses by doctors and the government. Password security and computer screen locks are just two of the basic steps to take now.
Fight Regulatory Burdens
AMA-inspired changes to office visit reporting will save the typical office-based physician 180 hours of documentation each year.