HAP Blog

May 16, 2023

Stay Vigilant Against Cyberattacks

Citing the rise in cyberattacks against hospitals and other public health organizations, the federal government last month launched free training for health care workers, as well as a new analysis of the hospital cybersecurity landscape.

April 13, 2023

Is AI the Future of Emergency Management?

It’s easy to look at the possibilities for AI and extrapolate what it will mean for health care. Some scenarios are more fanatical—or perhaps Orwellian—than others, but there is limitless potential.

March 30, 2023

What Comes After COVID-19?

As emergency managers, we are prepared and ready to go where disaster strikes. If we were driving an ambulance, the last few years have felt like constant lights and sirens, but even ambulances idle down when they’ve reached their destination.

March 15, 2023

4 Lessons from our National Cybersecurity Plan

The cyber stakes for health care can be a little startling when you think about the big picture. Every day, we better understand the threats our hospitals and other public health organizations face as we transition to a more digitally focused health care system.