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Don’t Let EMR Downtime Impede Your Hospital’s Operations

Don’t Let EMR Downtime Impede Your Hospital’s Operations

By Rob Quinn, Vice President of Global Product Marketing at BridgeHead Software EMR downtime can be devastating. Medical professionals require precise and up-to-date information in order to make informed decisions for their patients. As healthcare is an incredibly...

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The Real Cost of Healthcare Cyberattacks

The Real Cost of Healthcare Cyberattacks

By Rob Quinn, Vice President of Global Product Marketing at BridgeHead Software Healthcare cyberattacks are happening at an alarming rate. The digital revolution has been extremely advantageous for both clinical practitioners and patients alike. Medical records are...

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What customer success means at BridgeHead

What customer success means at BridgeHead

BridgeHead Software 25th Anniversary - an interview with Brendan O'Leary As BridgeHead Software continues to celebrate its 25th anniversary, we asked our Solutions Engineer and Customer Success Programme (CSP) Lead, Brendan O'Leary, why BridgeHead's success is reliant...

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How to Maximize the Value of Your Shiny New EMR Software

How to Maximize the Value of Your Shiny New EMR Software

By John McCann, Global Senior Director of Marketing at BridgeHead Software Over the last few decades, hospitals across the developed world have implemented electronic medical record (EMR) applications in response to a mix of regulatory and market forces. Several...

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How Reducing EMR Clicks Empowers Physicians

How Reducing EMR Clicks Empowers Physicians

By Tim Kaschinske, HealthStore® Senior Product Manager at BridgeHead Software Reducing EMR clicks is important to strive for - it can save clinicians time and reduce frustration. To the untrained eye, the number of mouse clicks it takes to access a patient record...

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Is My Organization Safe From Healthcare Cyberattacks?

Is My Organization Safe From Healthcare Cyberattacks?

By Rob Quinn, Vice President of Global Product Marketing at BridgeHead Software Healthcare cyberattacks pose a major threat to healthcare organizations worldwide. According to the endpoint security firm Cylance, healthcare is one of the most targeted industries for...

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BridgeHead & the NIS Directive

BridgeHead & the NIS Directive

By Dr Saif Abed, Chief Medical Officer and Healthcare Cyber-warfare Expert at BridgeHead Software GDPR. It is probably one of the most talked about pieces of regulation in the past decade, such was its impact on people’s inboxes when it came into effect in May 2018....

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Who are you calling a cheat? (Guest Blog)

Who are you calling a cheat? (Guest Blog)

Guest blog by Dr Michele Verroken, Founding Director, Sporting Integrity "Who are you calling a cheat?" Ask this question and open up Pandora’s Anti-Doping box in the rapidly changing world of anti-doping drama and imminent planned regulatory changes. This last year...

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See you at MUSE Inspire 2019!

See you at MUSE Inspire 2019!

By Gareth Griffiths, Chief Technology Officer at BridgeHead Software Just a quick note to say I’m excited to be going to the MUSE 2019 Inspire Conference in Nashville this week. It's a great place to meet many of you that will be attending and a chance for you to bend...

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Hospital Resilience in the Face of Cybercrime (Guest Blog)

Hospital Resilience in the Face of Cybercrime (Guest Blog)

Guest blog by Justin Armstrong CISSP - Security Architect, System Technology Division – MEDITECH “The only constant is change” has never been more true than it is today. Technology has advanced rapidly in recent years; adoption of technology has increased...

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Cybersecurity and the Impact of Legacy Applications

Cybersecurity and the Impact of Legacy Applications

By Dr Saif Abed, Chief Medical Officer and Healthcare Cyber-warfare Expert at BridgeHead Software Today, cybersecurity is a hot topic in healthcare. Wherever you click there’s an article about the latest ransomware attack or statistic about how hospitals have become a...

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Investing in the Interoperability of Healthcare Data

Investing in the Interoperability of Healthcare Data

By Tim Kaschinske, HealthStore Product Manager at BridgeHead Software Much of the conversation around healthcare innovation at the moment is focused on interoperability and the sharing of patient information. The message is the same on both sides of the pond....

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Tips for the Successful Backup of Your Healthcare Systems

Tips for the Successful Backup of Your Healthcare Systems

By Gareth Griffiths, Chief Technology Officer, BridgeHead SoftwareI’ve been in the backup business for a long time (no don’t ask!), but I remember 7 track tapes and when floppy disks were 8 inches and actually floppy… yet the basic concept that healthcare...

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