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The Business of Health Care Depends on Exploiting Doctors and Nurses – The New York Times

You are at your daughter’s recital and you get a call that your elderly patient’s son needs to talk to you urgently. A colleague has a family emergency and the hospital needs you to work a double shift. Your patient’s M.R.I. isn’t covered and the only option is for you to call the insurance company… Read More »

Business Opportunities after Brexit: NRW-British Economic Meeting in Birmingham

January 24th, 6pm at Conference Aston Münster/Germany. – Enterprises in the United Kingdom and the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) have been trusted partners for decades. Brexit shall not change this: The Ministry of Economic Affairs, Innovation, Digitalization and Energy of North Rhine-Westphalia along with the heads of the Chamber of Industry and… Read More »

Value of business information incorrectly estimated by IT security departments

New research indicates that healthcare IT security departments are incorrectly estimating the value of business information, leading to insufficient investments to ensure availability of provider data. The research from Ponemon Institute and data management vendor DocAuthority included a survey of 2,827 professionals in the United States and United Kingdom. What they found is that IT… Read More »