Tag Archives: Systems

OIG finds cybersecurity risks within HHS divisions’ systems

Security controls across eight Department of Health and Human Services operating divisions need to be improved to properly detect and prevent certain cyberattacks. That’s the finding of a report by the HHS Office of Inspector General, which conducted a series of audits at eight HHS Operating Divisions (OPDIV), using network and web application penetration testing… Read More »

Medical University of South Carolina completes acquisition of 4 hospitals from Community Health Systems

MUSC School of Medicine-courtesy MUSC The Medical University of South Carolina Hospital Authority has completed its first-ever acquisition of medical facilities with the purchase of four South Carolina hospitals from subsidiaries of Community Health Systems. These hospitals include 82-bed Chester Regional Medical Center, 225-bed Springs Memorial Hospital, 396-bed Carolinas Hospital System and 124-bed Carolinas Hospital… Read More »

Medicaid Transformation Project Expands to 24 Health Systems

The Burlington, Vermont-based University of Vermont (UVM) Health Network was created in October 2011, when what was then known as Fletcher Allen Health (now the University of Vermont Health) in Burlington, Vermont, and Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin, Vermont, signed an affiliation agreement. Six hospitals—the University of Vermont Medical Center, Alice Hyde Medical Center,… Read More »