H1 2022 Healthcare Breach Report

SEATTLE-Critical Insight, a Managed Detection and Response (MDR) service provider specializing in protecting the networks of life-saving organizations and critical infrastructure, announced today the release of the firm’s H1 2022 Healthcare Data Breach Report, which analyzes breach data reported to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services by healthcare organizations. With the healthcare industry continuing to... read more

TEFCA: A leap toward achieving nationwide interoperability

TEFCA: A leap toward achieving nationwide interoperability by Oracle Cerner Published on August 31, 2022 Let’s celebrate some good news: We’ve reached a huge milestone on the road toward national healthcare interoperability. The CommonWell Health Alliance has announced its intention to apply to become a Qualified Health Information Network (QHIN) under the federal Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement, known... read more

Clearwater and CynergisTek Complete Merger, Bringing Together Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Compliance Leaders

Combination of Clearwater, CynergisTek, and Recently Acquired TECH LOCK Positions Clearwater to Deliver Even Greater Value to Organizations Across the Healthcare Ecosystem and Other Highly Regulated Industries NASHVILLE, TN (September 1, 2022) – Clearwater announced today that its planned merger with CynergisTek has been completed, bringing together two market leaders who are joining forces to serve... read more

Emarsys, an SAP Company, Partners with Clearwater to Ensure Practices Meet Healthcare Industry Cybersecurity and HIPAA Compliance Requirements

Leading Provider of Personalization Software Becomes One of the Latest Subscribers to Clearwater’s ClearAdvantage Program INDIANAPOLIS, IN, AND NASHVILLE, TN (August 23, 2022) – Emarsys, an SAP (NYSE: SAP) company, and Clearwater, the leading provider of Enterprise Cyber Risk Management and HIPAA Compliance solutions for the healthcare industry, announced today that Emarsys has become one of the latest subscribers to ClearAdvantage®.... read more

CynergisTek Inc. Enters Into A Definitive Agreement To Be Acquired By Clearwater In A $17.7 Million Transaction.

AUSTIN, TX (May 23, 2022) – CynergisTek, Inc. (NYSE American: CTEK), a leading cybersecurity, privacy, compliance, and IT audit firm helping organizations in highly regulated industries navigate emerging security and privacy issues, announces it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Clearwater Compliance LLC (collectively with its affiliates, “Clearwater”), a healthcare focused cybersecurity, compliance, and risk management solutions firm, in an all cash transaction that values CynergisTek at approximately $17.7 million.


Stop the Cyber Bleeding Author Bob Chaput Tapped by Quinnipiac University to Deliver Educational Programs on Healthcare Enterprise Cyber Risk Management

NASHVILLE, TN (May 23, 2022) – Clearwater is proud to announce that company Founder and Executive Chairman Bob Chaput, whose book Stop the Cyber Bleeding is becoming the go-to resource for healthcare organizations seeking to develop strong Enterprise Cyber Risk Management (ECRM) programs, will deliver three Online MS in Cybersecurity Badge Courses for Quinnipiac University.


Bonafide Medical Group Partners with Clearwater to Further Advance Industry Leading Cybersecurity and HIPAA Compliance Practices Through Clearwater’s ClearAdvantage® Program

THOUSAND OAKS, CA, AND NASHVILLE, TN (April 4, 2022) – Bonafide Medical Group, the #1 business workflow management software provider for the Durable Medical Equipment (DME) and Home Medical Equipment (HME) industries, and Clearwater, the leading provider of Enterprise Cyber Risk Management and HIPAA Compliance solutions for the healthcare industry, announced today that Bonafide has become one of the latest subscribers to ClearAdvantage®, Clearwater’s multi-year managed services program that provides customers with the benefits of an integrated and efficiently executed, best-in-class cybersecurity and HIPAA compliance program.


Clearwater Rated Healthcare’s Top Security Advisor and Compliance and Risk Management Solution

NASHVILLE, TN (January 10, 2022) – Clearwater is proud to announce that it has been rated both the top Security Advisors and Consultants and the top Compliance and Risk Management Solution in Black Book Market Research LLC’s annual healthcare industry survey, which this past year received responses from 2,980 security and IT professionals representing 877 provider organizations. Clearwater is the only top-rated vendor in two categories within the ranking of the industry’s best-performing cybersecurity software and services vendors.


Critical Insight Finds 35 Percent Increase in Attacks on Health Plans in 2021 End of Year Healthcare Data Breach Report

SEATTLE, January 31, 2022 –Critical Insight, a Managed Detection and Response (MDR) service provider specializing in protecting the networks of life-saving organizations and critical infrastructure, announced today the release of the firm’s 2H 2021 Healthcare Data Breach Report, which analyzes ​​breach data reported to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services by healthcare organizations.


Cerner Names Nasim Afsar, MD MBA as Company’s First Chief Health Officer

November 16, 2021 Cerner today announced Nasim Afsar, MD, MBA, MHM, as the company’s first Chief Health Officer, effective January 2022. In this new role, Dr. Afsar will lead Cerner’s more than 1,000 healthcare professionals who provide insight and guidance to product development and improving the lives of patients and caregivers.


Censinet Announces Exclusive Cybersecurity Risk Management Program for CHIME and AEHIS Member Organizations

CHIME21 Fall Forum, San Diego, CA – October 27, 2021 – Censinet, the leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions and a CHIME Foundation Partner, today announced Censinet 30-in-30, an exclusive cybersecurity risk management offering for member organizations of CHIME (College of Healthcare Information Management Executives) and AEHIS (Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security).