Category: Privacy and Security

 
 

Intellectual Property: Lessons from Shark Tank & Seinfeld

Other Privacy and Security
It seems like everyone is becoming a healthcare entrepreneur: from Amazon and Apple to health systems with dedicated innovation teams to two women in a garage inventing the next great thing. Investors are fueling this trend with record levels...
 
 
 
 

Securely transfer data and simplify interoperability with APIs

Privacy and Security
As discussed by my colleague, Dave Levin MD, in his recent blog post, Liberate Applications with API-Based EMR Integration, application programming interfaces (APIs) allow seamless data exchange and integration into clinical workflows. APIs provide robust, EMR-agnostic integration that rapidly...
 
 
 
 

APIs: The right prescription for cybersecurity

Privacy and Security
The number and variety of cybersecurity threats - from the hacking of Democratic National Committee (DNC) email servers to ransom-ware attacks on healthcare organizations – is on the rise. In a recent blog post, Dr. Karen DeSalvo, Acting Assistant...
 
 
 
 

Open APIs: The secure and innovative solution that Health IT needs

Privacy and Security
As a follow-up to a previous post by Dave Levin, I would like to extend some thoughts regarding the security of open Application Program Interfaces (APIs) that I’ve had since joining Sansoro Health. Being new to health information technology (but...