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Healthcare Solutions

Technology Solutions for the Healthcare Industry

Meet challenges related to regulatory compliance, electronic medical records initiatives, electronic patient communications, as well as network and information security.

 

MegaPath Technology Solutions for Healthcare

Healthcare IT is contending with massive shifts in business practices and compliance requirements. MegaPath offers an array of innovative solutions designed to help healthcare organizations safeguard patient data and comply with regulations.

Why MegaPath for Healthcare

Communicate Securely

Our solutions for Healthcare provide rock solid protection for your patient information and other data.

Reduce Complexity

By working with a single provider, you can simplify—and lower costs for—voice, internet access, security and compliance.

Rely on our Service

Get expertly designed solutions, service, and round-the-clock support centered around your practice and your patients.

MegaPath Solutions Solve Healthcare IT Challenges

Challenges

Every day brings emerging threats to the security of electronic records and patient communications. Even the best IT teams struggle to keep up with the latest requirements.

Did you know that 52% of respondents in a survey of health organizations rated their security technology plans as ineffective? See more information below.

MegaPath solutions for Healthcare are designed to solve many of these challenges and mandates.

Secure the storage and transmittal of patient records and other data.

MegaPath offers robust solutions for safeguarding digital patient records and communications, both at rest and in transit.

  • Store and/or back up patient data securely in the cloud. Our Cloud Computing and Data Backup services are hosted in SSAE 16 compliant facilities that are fully redundant and secure, and protected by 24/7/365 staff, security, and biometric access
  • Transfer patient data among your locations confident in the fact that it will never touch the public Internet. MegaPath private networking and security services consolidate your locations onto a single private network
  • Communicate securely with patients and care provider partners using the encryption capabilities of our secure Hosted Exchange service. Also meet HIPAA archiving and discovery requirements with the available Email Archiving service

Manage a rigorous information security program.

MegaPath Firewall and Unified Threat Management (UTM) provides fully managed comprehensive, multi-layered security that safeguards your network and information assets against spam, malware, and emerging cyber threats.

  • Benefit from a solution designed around security best practices and industry-leading technology
  • Continuously monitor the security of your network and host systems
  • Identify and assess new IT threats and vulnerabilities to stay ahead of security risks
  • Correlate and report on suspicious activities, track remediation efforts, and produce customized reports to demonstrate information security program due diligence

Learn more about network security solutions for healthcare.

Highlights of the Ponemon Healthcare IT Study

MegaPath commissioned a Ponemon Institute study of security practices in smaller healthcare organizations.

  • 90% of respondents had experienced a breach of protected health information (PHI) in the previous 12 months; of those, 29% resulted in medical identity theft
  • 52% of respondents rated their security technology plans as ineffective
  • 43% of respondents had experienced medical identity theft in their organizations
  • 55% of respondents had to notify patients of a data breach in the previous 12 months
  • On average, less than 10% of the respondents' IT budgets are spent on security

Learn More about Healthcare Industry Solutions

Data Security
Watch a two-minute video of security expert Dr. Larry Ponemon on medical identity theft and other findings from the Ponemon Institute’s study Data Security in Small Healthcare Organizations.

Healthcare Solutions In-depth

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