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Healthcare Hacking Hitting New Heights?

On April 3, 2015 By

Health insurers Premera Blue Cross and Anthem Inc. are the most recent victims of cyberattacks targeting healthcare entities to access the medical data and financial information of millions. Computer security software company, Websense Security Labs, predicted earlier that such cyberthefts would be on the rise in 2015. Websense claims security attacks on the […]

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The Increasing Use of Virtual Physicians

On October 24, 2014 By

As the costs of both delivering and receiving health care services continue to increase, doctors are looking for new ways to deliver quality health advice in an efficient manner. One way they are doing so is through virtual patient consultations. For instance, MeMD offers 24/7 services in most states […]

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