European healthcare is moving on from dipping its toes into the digital space and starting to fully engage with the technological revolution, but emerging threats show cybersecurity cannot be an afterthought. Our hub brings you the latest on ransomware, compliance, risk and other topics.

Cybersecurity Pulse-check

WannaCry took many healthcare organisations by surprise, exposing the risk of a slack approach to routine system updates

‘CIOs will have to ensure cybersecurity is a priority’

Interview with Adrian Byrne, Director of Informatics at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust

EU to boost cybersecurity defence with new proposals

European Union to strengthen cybersecurity defence

Will healthcare IT go blockchain?

patient access, data

More communication on access and privacy needed, says Maltese MoH

blockchain, integrated care

You’ve heard of bitcoin… now it’s blockchain!

Blockchain: Could it make interoperability issues a thing of the past?


HIMSS UK@HIMSS_UK 23.04.2018
If how can we reassure anxieties about patient data in the wake of the Information Commissioner’s r…
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: Isn't it time to get valuable insights off integrated silos?
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“Telemedicine is one of the key tools to insure equal access to no matter where you live & what income…
HIMSS Insights@HIMSSInsights 20.04.2018
NEW: helps surgeons 'see through' tissue at
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Meet one of our list of digital healthcare leaders
HIMSS Insights@HIMSSInsights 19.04.2018
: teams from across Europe compete next week in a ‘battle of the brains’ to find innovative solut…
HIMSS Insights@HIMSSInsights 18.04.2018
NEW: Cross-border genomic database sharing plan agreed by 13 European countries -
HIMSS Insights@HIMSSInsights 17.04.2018
More than ten years ago, Spain set out to connect regional electronic patient information into a national record, b…
HIMSS Insights@HIMSSInsights 17.04.2018
and electronic health records - hype or problem solver?
HIMSS Insights@HIMSSInsights 17.04.2018
: presses 'pause' on medical data sharing plan
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: The is considering overhauling its regulation. Find out more from the newest issue o…
HIMSS Insights@HIMSSInsights 17.04.2018
: The is considering overhauling its regulation. Insights finds out about a new pre-ce…
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NEW: and electronic health records: Hype or problem solver?
HIMSS Europe@himsseurope 16.04.2018
Are European healthcare systems ready for AI?
Dillan Yogendra@DillanYogendra1 16.04.2018
What role should play in '? interviews a leading from to find…
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Ireland: Tech teams from across Europe compete for €4m funding
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: is booming, so why are apps lagging behind?