“Wanna Cry” Attack: A Wake-Up Call to Pay Attention, Links, and Security Updates

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President Last week’s unprecedented “Wanna Cry” ransomware attack affected over 200,000 systems in more than 150 countries, including China, France, India,…


Cybersecurity for Case Managers: Background and Impact

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President Cybersecurity is the responsibility of the Information Technology (IT) team, right? Nurses don’t have to worry about that, right?  WRONG!  While…


Cybersecurity for Case Managers: Don’t Get Hooked - How to Prevent Being Caught in a “Phishing” Attack

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President This is the third blog in a series on cybersecurity related to the healthcare industry. The first two posts dealt with the incidence and impact…


Cybersecurity for Case Managers: Responsibilities of Individual CMs

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President Cybersecurity is an ever-increasing reality that every industry is grappling with (banking, business, education, government, and healthcare). In…