Public Health Informatics and Information System
New ISO Standard Focuses on Health Information Security Management (ThomasNet)
A newly published standard from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) helps to safeguard the confidentiality of personal health information by providing guidelines for the management of health information security. ISO 27799:2008, health informatics - Information security management in health using ISO/IEC 27002, is applicable to many different types of records and ways of ...
Public Health NHS Information Analyst (E-Health-Media)
Experienced Public health NHS Information Analyst required for this prestigious NHS Trust. You must have Public health experience and experience of working with NHS datasets. Strong MS-Excel and MS-Access experience is a must.
Outcomes Health Information Solution Ranked #28 in the Health Industry in Inc. 5000's Top 100 List (Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance)
CHARLOTTSVILLE, Va.----Outcomes Health Information Solutions announced today that Inc. has rated them #28 out of 100 noted Health Companies in their annual ranking of the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the country.
Online Health Information Category Grows at Rate Four Times Faster Than Total Internet (PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance)
comScore, Inc. , a leader in measuring the digital world, today released results of a study showing that the health information site category has grown 21 percent during the past year -- more than four times the growth rate of the total U.S.
Will WebMD Lose Its Stranglehold Over Health Information? (TechCrunch)
Rumors are back suggesting Revolution Health is looking to merge with another company. Only this time, it's with another health information portal: Everyday Health. And together, the companies believe they can finally supplant WebMD as the most trafficked site in that space. According to the Washington Post , the companies are still engaging in negotiations and no firm plans have been ...
Health information Web sites outpace growth of Internet (Baltimore Business Journal)
Health information Web sites drew 69 million unique visitors in July, up 21 percent from a year ago. (SCOR)
Health Canada Provides Easier Access To Information On Licensed Natural Health Products (Medical News Today)
The Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Health, launched a new online database that will improve access to information on licensed natural health products. The Licensed Natural Health Products Database will allow Canadians to quickly and easily search for more detailed information on natural health products that have been authorized for sale in Canada.
Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) Expands Executive Council with Election of New Members (Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance)
DALLAS----The Health Information Trust Alliance --the first industry-driven certifiable security standard developed in collaboration with healthcare, business, technology and information security leaders--today announced that it has expanded its Executive Council with the election of two new members: Patrick Heim, Chief Information Security Officer, Kaiser Permanente and Robert Mandel, MD, Vice ...
Health Information Sites See Rapid Growth (WebProNews)
Online health information sites have grown 21 percent as a category in the past year, more than four times the growth rate of the entire U.S. Internet population according to a new study from comScore. WebMD Health continues to be in the top position of the category with 17.3 million visitors in July, up three percent over a year ago. Three other health networks increased the overall growth of ...
Nigeria: Blame Information Handlers for Yar'Adua's Health Scare - AC (AllAfrica.com)
The Action Congress (AC) has rejected the accusation that the opposition was responsible for peddling rumours about President Umaru Yar'Adua's health, insisting that the government's inept information managers triggered the scare by engaging in bare-faced lies in the first instance.