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Health care sector confronts data breaches

Health care organizations face increasing threats from cyber criminals. According to a report from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the health care sector experienced more cybersecurity breaches in 2015 than any other group......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2017

Hospitals Face Growing Cybersecurity Threats

Cyberattacks and data breaches are common at health care facilities, and they can put patients' health at risk. Hospitals are behind the curve in beefing up defenses, industry.....»»

Category: topSource: nprJul 26th, 2017

Protecting health care operations from cyber liability

One of the nation’s largest pediatric health care providers, Children’s Health in Dallas, was recently forced to pay $3.2 million in federal penalties as a result of breaches in its data. The government imposed the penalties despite the fact th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 2nd, 2017

Data Breaches Hit Health Care Industry Hard, Could Be Worse in 2017

Personal medical data is among the most valuable kinds of information to target because once the data is made inaccessible, health care officials will pay handsomely to get it back......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 9th, 2016

These are Houston"s most and least expensive hospitals

Costs can vary widely between hospitals, but one health care data company has crunched the numbers to rank greater Houston hospitals by their costs to patients.  Check out the slideshow above to see how local hospitals ranked for their health care c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 21st, 2017

Amid doctors" hunger strike, Poland may boost health budget

Poland's government has announced plans to significantly increase spending on health care as a hunger protest by young doctors demanding more funds for the sector entered a third week......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 19th, 2017

Fresenius Medical Care’s (FMS) Solid Earnings Visibility Keeps it a Buy

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Fresenius Medical Care Corp (NYSE:FMS) ranks in the top decile in its industry group, Health Care Providers & Services, and in the top decile of sector group, Health Car.....»»

Category: topSource: investorplaceOct 19th, 2017

Dow, S&P 500 close at records

The S&P 500 and Dow industrials closed at all-time highs on Tuesday, with modest gains driven by a rally in the health-care sector. The S&P 500 health-care sector rose 1.4% following better-than-expected earnings from insurance companies. The S&P 5.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2017

Health-care ETF rallies, boosted by UnitedHealth and J&J results

The largest exchange-traded fund to track the health-care sector rallied on Tuesday, boosted by strong results in some of its largest components. The Health Care Select Sector SPDR ETF rose 0.9%, the largest one-day percentage for th.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2017

Health Care Stocks Stumble on Trump"s Executive Order

Trump's executive order has sent jitters across the hospital sector that has been weighed down by a weak business environment also insurers r.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytOct 16th, 2017

Earnings Outlook: UnitedHealth earnings: Insulated from Obamacare, Amazon and still going strong

Though it’s considered a bellwether for the health-care sector, UnitedHealth Group is largely immune to many of the industry’s biggest risks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 13th, 2017

Health Care Sector Update for 10/10/2017: KALV,ROKA,LLY, MRK

Top Health Care.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqOct 10th, 2017

Zocdoc data reveals what makes people like and dislike their doctors

donotlick/FlickrOur relationship with our health care providers is complicated. What makes people like their doctors? What makes them dislike them? How much do people hate waiting for the doctor to see them and how important are things lik.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 9th, 2017

Health Care Sector Update for 10/09/2017: MNK

Top Health c.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqOct 9th, 2017

Health Care Sector Back In Focus In Congress Ahead Of Q3 Earnings Result

The health care sector has been one of th.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 9th, 2017

Stock market ends lower, weighed by selloff in health-care sector

The U.S. stock market closed lower on Monday, as a selloff in health.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2017

Heaps Of Healthy Health Care ETFs

For the moment, the health care sector is .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 6th, 2017

Stocks hit record high after strong economic data

U.S. stocks inched higher on Wednesday and eked out record highs as health care outperformed......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 4th, 2017

This Healthcare ETF Continues Beating Higher

The healthcare sector is the second-best performer in the S&P 500 this year behind technology. Traditional, diversified healthcare exchange traded funds are delivering for investors. Just look at the Health Care Select Sector SPDR (NYSE: XLV). read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 4th, 2017

Regulate the private health sector

Like telecom, power, and aviation, we need a regulatory system for health care at all levels.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 28th, 2017

This state has the best health care in America

When it comes to living a long life, Hawaii is the place to be. Beyond the beaches, idyllic balmy weather and laid-back vibe, the state also has, it turns out, the most efficient health-care system in the U.S., according to data compiled by Bloomberg......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 28th, 2017