Managing your Managed Service Provider

Released October 3, 2019

10.3.2019 By Jasmine Fransen, Senior Healthcare Cybersecurity Consultant, Crowe LLP. The IT managed services industry has seen continuous growth in the last few years. Large health systems to Software-as-a-Service startups are turning to managed service providers (MSPs) to take on ongoing operational or security responsibilities. MSP services can range from complete outsourced IT and security… read more

Separating Yourself from Your Peers

Released October 1, 2019

Separating Yourself from Your Peers: 56% of Providers Had One or More Third-Party Data Breaches Over the Past Two Years   10.01.19 By Ed Gaudet, CEO and Founder of Censinet The OCR portal on breaches shows that more individuals were impacted by breaches in the first half of 2019 than all of last year. With… read more

Healthcare Security Executives Get New Credential, Educational Program through AEHIS

Released August 7, 2019

ANN ARBOR, MI, Aug. 7, 2019 – The Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS) has launched two new initiatives to help IT security executives excel in their careers and maintain the highest standards. Beginning this September, AEHIS will offer a new credential that recognizes executives who demonstrate forward-thinking leadership with technical proficiency and tactical… read more

Understanding and Securing Healthcare Digital Communication

Released July 11, 2019

  7.11.19 By Zachary Thoreson, Crowe LLP Digital Security Consulting Fast, efficient communication is essential to the effective operation of a healthcare organization – but who may be listening? With the growing number of medical applications, biomedical devices, and automated systems entering everyday use in the healthcare industry, it is important to understand how this… read more

Announcing the Healthcare CISO Boot Camp

Released April 10, 2019

AEHIS is pleased to announce the Healthcare CISO Boot Camp, a professional development series dedicated to the unique challenges of healthcare information security leaders and modeled after the successful CHIME CIO Boot Camp. Learn more and register for this exciting new event!

Sharing the Health Sector Coordinating Council News

Released April 10, 2019

The Health Sector Coordinating Council recently released supplier- and manufacturer-forward guidance toward better information security practices for medical devices. Learn how healthcare delivery organizations participated in the creation of this guidance and help spread the great work of the Health Sector Coordinating Council to your peers and networks!

Changes to Stark, Anti-kickback Rules Could Pave Way for Cyber Donations

Released April 10, 2019

The CHIME Public Policy team reports on proposed changes to the Stark and anti-kickback statutes governing the donation of cybersecurity services, software, and technology and highlight the upcoming Advocacy Summit in Washington D.C., featuring the Deputy Administrator for Operations at CMS, Kimberly Brandt, J.D.

Will Long, VP and CISO at Children’s Health, Named AEHIS Chair

Released April 10, 2019

ANN ARBOR, MI, April 9, 2019 – The Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS) has named Will Long chair of the AEHIS Board, effective immediately. Long replaces Sean Murphy, who recently accepted a position outside of healthcare. Earlier this year, Fortinet’s National Healthcare Practice Director Sonia Arista also joined the AEHIS Board. Long… read more

Craft Our Community, Join a Committee

Released January 8, 2019

Will Long, Vice Chair of the AEHIS Board, walks through AEHIS’ array of committee opportunities. Sign up and volunteer for one hour a month to help craft your information security community!

2019 Board Leadership

Released January 8, 2019

AEHIS Board Chair Sean Murphy highlights new leadership on the AEHIS Board for 2019.

Erik Decker on New “Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices”

Released January 8, 2019

Erik Decker, Chief Information Security and Privacy Officer at University of Chicago Health, talks through the excitement and the challenge of crafting the newly unveiled Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices – a ‘handbook’ of sorts for healthcare cybersecurity professionals looking for best practices to align their organizations behind.