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GL Scientific Inc, a leading provider of Clinical Research and Regulatory Affairs consulting to the healthcare industry, is delighted to announce the appointment of Jodi Coates as Vice President of Resource Management.With more than 15 yearsrsquo; experience in the pharmaceutical and healthcare arenas, Jodi brings broad experience and understanding of recruiting in this domain - including 3 years recruiting for the NHS in North West London, more than 10 years working in the niche area... Source: RealWire
NAO hear this: Wares of ransom, feel the wrath come... audit UK Parliamentary spending watchdogs at the National Audit Office have launched an inquiry into the impact of the recent WannaCrypt ransomware attack on the NHS.…
3rd July 2017, Bath, UK: MyLife Digital is sponsoring The Digital Health Conference 2017 in Salford on 5th July 2017.

During the one day conference, which explores the sustainability and transformation plans (STPs) and latest innovations to be adopted by NHS organisations, MyLife Digital will demonstrate how the collection, storage and management of patientsrsquo; personal data needs to be transformed to improve health outcomes, at a time when trust around data security in the healthcare... Source: RealWire
Plus systemic underspending in IT.
Imagine that A lack of accountability and investment in cyber-security has been blamed for the recent WannaCrypt virus that hobbled multiple hospital NHS IT systems last month, a report by The Chartered Institute for IT concludes.…
Trusts may have had corrupted backups... or none at all NHS Digital stopped short of advising health organisations not to cough up for the WannaCrypt ransom attack because it couldn't be certain that all hospitals had backed up patient records.…
While most services have returned to normal, London's Barts Health NHS Trust is still cancelling some appointments and operations in order to "run all services safely".
Upgrading to the very latest Windows operating systems, to reduce the risk of continued exposure to ransomware attacks such as WannaCry that hit the NHS over the weekend, should not demand any new capital spending, said enterprise Windows deployment pr...
"We haven't shared patient data with other Google products, services," says DeepMind boss.
Should vendors be obliged to maintain ageing, unsafe PCs? Poll  Microsoft has got off remarkably lightly from WannaCry, as the finger pointing between Whitehall and NHS trusts began.

But that might be beginning to change.…
Watered down homeopathy for computers is more powerful, m'kay? Updated  Sophos updated its website over the weekend to water down claims that it was protecting the NHS from cyber-attacks following last week's catastrophic WannaCrypt outbreak.…
A British security researcher found and pulled WannaCrypt's kill switch.