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Shon Barrier, Vice President of Research & Development

Shon brings real-world hospital experience to his role as Vice President, Research and Development. Prior to joining iatricSystems in 2005 Shon was a developer for a North Carolina hospital. Shon’s role at iatricSystems has included leading the Information and Technology Services team, in addition to serving as iatricSystems Security Officer. With now more than 22 years healthcare IT experience, Shon brings his knowledge, leadership, and passion to serve the customer, to lead the research and development team that develops software products.

Email Warnings May Reduce Unauthorized PHI Access by 95%

Unauthorized access to patients’ protected health information (PHI) is illegal — so why do healthcare professionals keep doing it? How do you get them to stop?A recent JAMA Network study on PHI breaches provides insights into employee behavior regarding privacy data, and how that behavior can be corrected.

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2022 Predictions and the Future of Patient Privacy

Looking back on 2021, healthcare organizations have been pushed to their technological limit. Increased patient demand and staffing shortages have forced nurses, physicians, pharmacists, and lab technicians to look to the digital space to increase efficiency, provide adequate care, and protect PHI data. As healthcare organizations adopt a more digital approach, what does this mean for the future of healthcare? Let’s look at the top trends that I predict are here to stay.

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10 Key Tips for Data Privacy Day

Looking back to 2021, the healthcare industry was challenged to adapt to patient surges, remote workers, staffing shortages, and more. Throughout the past year, hospital organizations and HIPAA pivoted to be nimbler with actions such as relaxing compliance guidelines on telemedicine to improve patient care but may also have created new security gaps.

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Fall Exchange Recap: Protecting Your Hospital and PHI from the Inside Out

During our second iatricSystems Fall Exchange, we brought together industry leaders and healthcare organizations to discuss today’s challenges, including the current threat landscape and how to protect your organization from internal and external threats.

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5 Ways to Be Cyber Smart

When you think of October, you likely think about spooky season. Ghosts, witches, black cats, and monsters galore. But in the world of technology, there’s not much scarier than the overwhelming gloom of a potential cyber threat. So, it makes sense that Cybersecurity Awareness Month would also take place in October. Instead of sending shivers through your spine with scary stories of breaches and ransomware threats, we’ll skip to the good part. We’re here to help you #BeCyberSmart by offering actionable advice and tips you can use to improve and prioritize your cybersecurity efforts right now.

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Online Remote Security Tips for Families

With most of us now working from home, and kids doing school from home, our worlds look a lot different than they did a couple of months ago. We were all thrown into the scenario of remote working and learning, and while a lot of us work in secure IT environments at our on-site work location, there are some good reminders and actions you can and should take to protect your family online at home too.

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How Multi-Factor Authentication Solves Healthcare Security Challenges

You’re only as strong as your weakest… passwords? Security experts revealed that as cybercriminals continue to develop better tools for cracking passwords, the strength of your password doesn’t really matter.

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