Mobile device management (MDM) strategies for healthcare organizations

Photo by rawpixel.com from Pexels The value of customer data is a top priority for any enterprise. Patient health information (PHI) carries higher security stakes, requiring mobile device management (MDM) and accompanying strategies to secure this high-value information and ensure patient privacy. Mobile strategies for HIPAA compliance When users access PHI using an unsecured device, they… Continue reading Mobile device management (MDM) strategies for healthcare organizations

5 Lessons from healthcare BYOD

Healthcare institutions and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies might seem at odds due to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and concerns over Personally Identifiable Information (PII). However, after speaking to some healthcare IT experts, the same concerns about endpoint security, data governance, and mobile device management (MDM) exist but… Continue reading 5 Lessons from healthcare BYOD

Making mobile first in healthcare

Mobility poses risks in healthcare, especially when it comes to compliance. However, companies are embarking on “mobile-first” health IT strategies by focusing on web framework, management support, and mobile security training tailored to the healthcare user community. Kaiser Permanente and the Department of Defense Military Health Services are two examples pioneering mobile health. Previous Mobility… Continue reading Making mobile first in healthcare