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Phishing aimed at payroll direct deposits also hits patient data

Wise Health System is notifying about 36,000 patients that their health information may have been compromised after several employees were victimized by a phishing attack. Also See: How regular phishing drills keep providers’ data safe At Wise Health, a three-hospital delivery system in the Fort Worth region of Texas, intruders obtained usernames and passwords and… Read More »

Patient relationship management tech cuts practice’s no-show rate by half

Salt Lake Retina in West Jordan, Utah, was making reminder phone calls the old-fashioned way – one call at a time. THE PROBLEM This was a very time-consuming process for a practice that sees more than 120 patients every day. Conducting this outreach would take one full-time staff member most of the day. This was… Read More »

Next fight for Charlie Teo’s patient

A brave Australian girl who recently underwent radical surgery to remove the majority of a brain tumour has flown to Germany to again undergo radical treatments to hopefully improve her condition. Amelia “Milli” Lucas, 12, from Perth, has flown to Bochum in western Germany to undergo brain surgery to remove the remaining 2 per cent… Read More »