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Trump Administration Wants to End Health Care Protections for LGBTs

A proposal released Friday, May 24, by the Trump administration seeks to allow discrimination against LGBT people in health care, BuzzFeed News reports. Specifically, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) wants to take away protections established under the Affordable Care Act (the ACA, or Obamacare) for LGBT people and women who’ve had… Read More »

CISOs push for stronger security protections in vendor products

Several healthcare chief information security officers have established a council to develop best practices for managing third-party risks. The CISOs want to limit the security risks that vendors can inflict on hospitals and other provider venues, starting with the supply chain. Many provider organizations do not have the expertise and resources to conduct proper vetting… Read More »