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Doctor Shortages Leave Some Rural Americans Without Access To Health Care : Shots – Health News – NPR

Enlarge this image For people living in the small town of Arthur, Neb., getting to a doctor can be a challenge. The nearest hospital is located about 40 miles away in Ogallala. Krik Siegler/NPR hide caption toggle caption Krik Siegler/NPR Taylor Walker is wiping down tables after the lunch rush at the Bunkhouse Bar and… Read More »

Legacy systems, employee error leave hospitals, devices vulnerable to cyberattacks

Dive Brief: Another report points to insider error and misuse as major threats to data security in the healthcare sector. Errors such as improper handling and storage of patient files, often due to poor organizational policies and procedures, leave IT systems and connected medical devices vulnerable to outside attack and manipulation, new research from Vectra… Read More »