Designing New Models for Better Health
Diabetes and other chronic diseases are the leading causes of death and disability in the United States and 86% of the nation’s $ 2.7 trillion in annual healthcare expenditures are attributed to chronic disease patients. Digital health technology has...
Harmonizing Data and Facilitating Its Use Across Entities to Advance the Learning Health Care System
The promises of a learning health system are endless. Intelligent automation could reduce clinician burden. Clinical decision support systems may lead providers and patients to the best treatment option. Major federal initiatives are focused on putting the...
Dr. Mark McClellan, director of the Margolis Center for Health Policy at Duke University, MITRE Senior Visiting Fellow, and co-chair of the Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network, discusses new efforts to improve patient care through more...
NIST’s Applied Cybersecurity Division Chief Kevin Stine discusses his strategic vision for Cybersecurity and Privacy Applications, Cybersecurity Framework, NCCoE, National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education, and Privacy Engineering and Risk Management in this HIMSS18 presentation.
Through a powerful public health case study, this HIMSS18 presentation by Suzie Carmack and Dawn Stapleton from MITRE, articulates how successful social marketing and stakeholder engagement strategies were applied to develop and execute both strategic communication and standards harmonization efforts for CDC’s Surveillance Data Platform with Shared Services Initiative.
In this HIMSS18 presentation by Cathy Petrozzino learn through an actual use case how cyber collaboration has helped organizations across the cyber spectrum, large, medium, and small, to better defend themselves against cyber attacks.
The telehealth ecosystem is a complex combination of technologies enabling new capabilities for delivery of patient centric care. This HIMSS18 session by Ronnie Daldos, MITRE, introduces threat based defense as a key component of a comprehensive risk management strategy.
The recent escalation of cyber-attacks and the potential for combined cyber and physical attacks means the healthcare industry must better secure itself. In this HIMSS18 presentation, Margie Zuk and Penny Chase from MITRE share a “whole of community” approach to proactively developing regional plans, models and playbooks that integrate cyber into overall emergency preparedness and response.
The Adversarial Tactics, Techniques, & Common Knowledge (ATT&CK™) family of models, developed for public use by the MITRE Corporation, provides a methodology for characterizing and describing the actions an adversary may take while operating on specific platforms within an enterprise network. This HIMSS18 session by Denise Anderson, NH-ISAC and Julie Connolly, MITRE explains the ATT&CK family models in detail and describes the healthcare ATT&CK-based analytic developments.
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