BYOD Security Tops Doctors' Mobile Device Worries
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
User Rank: Apprentice
11/19/2012 | 5:03:06 PM
re: BYOD Security Tops Doctors' Mobile Device Worries
Until orders can be made on mobile devices, I don't imagine that there will be a big push in that arena. It's inconvenient to have to cycle through a device to check data and then a computer to do order entry. I also believe that BYOD policies should not be implemented as it allows for too much vulnerability of patient data being released, even if used through something like MDM. Without being able to fully control the platform, there's always a chance of something unintended happening.

Jay Simmons
Information Week Contributor
User Rank: Apprentice
11/16/2012 | 5:49:28 PM
re: BYOD Security Tops Doctors' Mobile Device Worries
Hadassah Medical Center is using ForeScout's network access control and mobile plug in to solve and embrace BYOD at its three campuses which serves 7000 doctors, researchers and employees. To learn more visit
User Rank: Apprentice
11/2/2012 | 6:20:31 PM
re: BYOD Security Tops Doctors' Mobile Device Worries
A successful image sharing strategy needs to combine physician outreach with patient engagement. Even if radiologists cannot diagnose from their iPad yet, access to timely reports and relevant medical images can still enhance patient care. This video ( describes the use of CarestreamG«÷s Vue Motion viewer at Spire Healthcare, the UKG«÷s second largest provider of private healthcare. Since this viewer is PACS-agnostic, clinicians across Spire can securely view images from different vendorsG«÷ PACS across all 37 locations.

Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
Increasing IT Agility and Speed To Drive Business Growth
Learn about the steps you'll need to take to transform your IT operation and culture into an agile organization that supports business-driving initiatives.
Twitter Feed
InformationWeek Radio
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.