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2018 Phishing Attack Impacted more Quest Health Systems Discovers Patients than First Thought | 1/20/2020

Health Quest, which is now an entity of Nuvance Health, has discovered the phishing attack impacted its systems during July 2018 was more extensive than at first thought. Many Staff members employees were tricked into sharing closing their email info by phishing emails, which allowed unauthorized individuals to access their accounts. A leading cybersecurity firm was engaged to assist impacted. In May 2019, Quest Health became aware that the of …

More Health Quest Patients Added to 2018 Phishing Attack Victims | HealthIT Security | 1/16/2020

Latest Health Data Breaches News More Health Quest Patients Added to 2018 Phishing Attack Victims Health Quest is notifying additional patients that their data was compromised after a 2018 phishing attack; ransomware, phishing, and device theft complete this week’s breach roundup. By January 16, 2020 - New York-based Health Quest recently began another round of breach notification letters, after discovering more patient data than initially estimated was compromised during a …

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New York health system alerts patients of phishing attack | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/13/2020

New York health system alerts patients of phishing attack Mackenzie Garrity - Print Email Lagrangeville, N.Y.-based Health Quest began notifying an undisclosed number of patients Jan. 10 that their information may have been exposed in a phishing attack. In October, Health Quest ended its investigation of a phishing incident. The health system found that a number of employees had fallen victim to a phishing attack, resulting in staff being tricked …

Health Quest (“HQ”) announced today it is mailing letters to patients whose information may have been impacted by an email phishing incident. | PR Newswire | 1/11/2020

… HQ is offering complimentary credit monitoring and identity protection services. Health Quest is now part of Nuvance Health, a seven-hospital system in the Hudson Valley of New York and western Connecticut . HQ and Nuvance Health remain committed to protecting the confidentiality and security of its patients’ information. To help prevent something like this from happening in the future, multi-factor authentication for email and additional procedures have been implemented …

Murphy recognized as Business Person of the Year - The Hour | 1/8/2020

Dr. John M. Murphy, president and CEO of Nuvance Health, which serves the Greater New Milford area, has been named the inaugural Business Person of the Year by Westfair Business Publications. The recognition acknowledges his advocacy on behalf of the healthcare industry and patient care on the local, state, and national level. Westfair, the publisher for Fairfield County Business Journal, Westchester County Business Journal, and Hudson Valley Business Journal, noted …

Dr. John M. Murphy, President and CEO of Nuvance Health Named “Business Person of the Year” | 1/8/2020

Jan 8, 2020 - 5:40:18 AM Dr. John M. Murphy, President and CEO of Nuvance Health Named “Business Person of the Year” By Nuvance Health Buy the “As seen on” mug Dr. John M. Murphy at the CHA annual meeting (contributed photo) DANBURY, CT - Dr. John M. Murphy, president and CEO of Nuvance Health, has been named the inaugural Business Person of the Year by Westfair Business Publications for advocating on …

Joseph Mullany named president of Vassar Brothers Medical Center | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/7/2020

Joseph Mullany named president of Vassar Brothers Medical Center Kelly Gooch - Joseph Mullany is the new president of Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Mr. Mullany has more than 25 years of healthcare leadership experience. Before joining Vassar Brothers Medical Center, he was president and CEO of Bayfront Health Systems in St. Petersburg, Fla., and president and CEO at Detroit Medical Center. “This is an exciting time to join …

New VBMC president named - Mid Hudson News | 1/7/2020

Print POUGHKEEPSIE – Nuvance Health has named Joseph Mullany as the new president of Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie. He started on the job on Monday, January 6. Most recently, Mullany was president and CEO at Bayfront Health Systems in St. Petersburg, Florida, where he transformed a collection of seven independent hospitals into an integrated health system. Prior to that, he was president and CEO of Detroit Medical Center, a …

Dr. John M. Murphy, President and CEO of Nuvance Health Named “Business Person of the Year” | Norwalk | 1/6/2020

… Director, Public and Community Affairs O (845) 554 1736 [email protected] About Nuvance Health Nuvance Health is a family of award-winning nonprofit hospitals and healthcare professionals in the Hudson Valley and western Connecticut. Nuvance Health combines highly skilled physicians, state-of-the-art facilities and technology, and compassionate caregivers dedicated to providing quality care across a variety of clinical areas, including Cardiovascular, Neurosciences, Oncology, Orthopedics, and Primary Care. Nuvance …

Kaleida Health names Robert Diamond CIO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/17/2019

Kaleida Health names Robert Diamond CIO Kelly Gooch - Print Email Buffalo, N.Y.-based Kaleida Health has selected Robert Diamond to serve as senior vice president and CIO. At Kaleida, Mr. Diamond’s responsibilities will include overseeing development and coordination of the health system’s IT platform, as well as leading the IT-related integration for Buffalo-based Great Lakes Health, including Erie County Medical Center and Kaleida-affiliate partners. He most recently …

New president at Sharon Hospital | 12/6/2019

SHARON — Dr. Mark Hirko has been named the new president of Sharon Hospital. He began his duties Monday. He follows Denise George, the interim president since February, when Peter Cordeau became the head of Norwalk Hospital. George leads Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck, N.Y. Nuvance Health, owner of Sharon Hospital, said Hirko is a […] LOG IN REQUIRED LOG IN to your account REGISTER to access your 5 FREE ARTICLES a …

Connecticut hospital known for suing patients to be investigated by state | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/22/2019

… questions,” Vicki Veltri, executive director of the agency told the News-Times . “OHS is going to review Danbury Hospital’s reported debt-collection practices.” Danbury Hospital — which is part of LaGrangeville, N.Y.- and Danbury-based Nuvance Health — announced earlier this month that it was reviewing its debt-collection policies. And on Nov. 18, the hospital announced it was changing its policy, according to the newspaper. The hospital did not provide specifics …

Danbury Hospital Researchers On Track Developing Tool For More Precise Diagnosis Of Gynecologic Cancers | PRWeb | 11/14/2019

Danbury Hospital Researchers On Track Developing Tool For More Precise Diagnosis Of Gynecologic Cancers Share Article A promising new non-invasive diagnostic tool designed to detect women’s cancers, even at the earliest stages of disease development or their recurrence, is attracting interest and attention. The use of liquid biopsy and ctDNA is a promising tool designed to improve diagnostic, prognostic and predictive values in many types of tumors. We believe …

Connecticut hospital known for suing patients reviews its debt-collection policies | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/12/2019

… the state’s most litigious in suing patients, a hospital spokesperson told the Harvard Business Journal . Spokesperson Andrea Rynn told the media organization that the hospital — which is part of LaGrangeville, N.Y.- and Danbury-based Nuvance Health — provides care 24/7 to anyone, whether they can pay or not, and provided $13.3 million in free care to poor patients last year. “During that same year, of our hundreds of thousands of encounters …

Researcher IDs CT’s most litigious hospital; thousands of patients sued annually | Hartford Business Journal | 11/12/2019

It appears that one Connecticut hospital stands alone when it comes to pursuing patients in small claims court over unpaid medical bills, according to a new analysis from a UConn Health researcher. Danbury Hospital was responsible for nearly half of the 13,824 total medical debt cases filed in 2016 in the state. That was up from 2015, when Danbury filed 39 percent of the total 11,747 cases, according to Dr …

Find Jobs At Nuvance Health | Patch | 11/11/2019

business Shared from Southeast-Brewster, NY Find Jobs At Nuvance Health Nuvance is one of the biggest employers in the region. By Lanning Taliaferro, Patch Staff Nov 10, 2019 10:07 (Shutterstock) The health care system created when HealthQuest merged with the Western Connecticut Health System is one of the largest employers in the Hudson Valley. In the new network, there are plenty of employment opportunities. “We have 1,000 job openings …

Find Jobs At Nuvance Health | Southeast, NY Patch | 11/11/2019

business Find Jobs At Nuvance Health Nuvance is one of the biggest employers in the region. By Lanning Taliaferro, Patch Staff Nov 10, 2019 10:07 pm ET ( replyButtonLabel ) Reply ( replyCount ) (Shutterstock) The health care system created when HealthQuest merged with the Western Connecticut Health System is one of the largest employers in the Hudson Valley. In the new network, there are plenty of employment opportunities. “We have 1,000 job openings …

Monigle Takes Home Top Marks at The Transform Awards North America 2019 | PR Newswire | 11/8/2019

… implementation of a brand development project for LCMC Health Gold in Best visual identity from the mining and extractives sector for Valaris Silver in Best visual identity from the healthcare and pharmaceuticals sector for Nuvance Health Silver in Best naming strategy for Prisma Health Bronze in Best visual identity by a charity, NGO or not-for-profit for Uncommon Bronze in Best visual identity from the financial services sector for …

Local healthcare residency programs expand to new fields | 11/5/2019

Rhinebeck — The mid-Hudson Valley will soon be home to obstetrics and gynecology, anesthesiology and transitional year medical residents as part of the recent expansion of Health Quest Medical Education programs. The residency programs, now a part of Nuvance Health, were recently approved by the Accrediting Council for Graduate Medical Education. By July 2020, the new programs will entail: Six anesthesiology residents housed at Vassar Brothers Medical Center. Four OB …

‘Eds And Meds’ Sector Driving Hudson Valley’s Economic Growth | Southeast, NY Patch | 10/27/2019

business ‘Eds And Meds’ Sector Driving Hudson Valley’s Economic Growth With 1,000 job openings in one health network alone, luring talent means more housing and transport options, according to a business panel. By Lanning Taliaferro, Patch Staff Oct 27, 2019 1:02 pm ET Updated Oct 27, 2019 2:14 pm ET ( replyButtonLabel ) Reply ( replyCount ) There are 1,000 job openings in the Nuvance system, one of the major employers in the Hudson …

Health Quest

2018 Phishing Attack Impacted more Quest Health Systems Discovers Patients than First Thought | 1/20/2020

Health Quest, which is now an entity of Nuvance Health, has discovered the phishing attack impacted its systems during July 2018 was more extensive than at first thought. Many Staff members employees were tricked into sharing closing their email info by phishing emails, which allowed unauthorized individuals to access their accounts. A leading cybersecurity firm was engaged to assist impacted. In May 2019, Quest Health became aware that the of …

More Health Quest Patients Added to 2018 Phishing Attack Victims | HealthIT Security | 1/16/2020

Latest Health Data Breaches News More Health Quest Patients Added to 2018 Phishing Attack Victims Health Quest is notifying additional patients that their data was compromised after a 2018 phishing attack; ransomware, phishing, and device … a 2018 phishing attack. Health Quest is now part of Nuvance Health, a seven-hospital system in the Hudson Valley of New York and western Connecticut. In May 2019 , Health Quest reported that several employees …

UConn Health

Editorial: Examine Connecticut hospitals’ debt collection practices - GreenwichTime | 12/5/2019

… by hospitals over unpaid bills in the state in 2016, the most recent year for total figures compiled by the UConn Health Disparity Institute. It is out of proportion when one hospital has nearly half … and trust could be eroded. Danbury Hospital, now part of Nuvance health network that extends from the shore of Long Island Sound to the Hudson River, quickly said it would review collection data and policies …

Editorial: Examine Connecticut hospitals’ debt collection practices - The Hour | 12/5/2019

… by hospitals over unpaid bills in the state in 2016, the most recent year for total figures compiled by the UConn Health Disparity Institute. It is out of proportion when one hospital has nearly half … and trust could be eroded. Danbury Hospital, now part of Nuvance health network that extends from the shore of Long Island Sound to the Hudson River, quickly said it would review collection data and policies …

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What You Need to Know Before You Buy an At-Home Genetic Test | 11/26/2019

… and interesting, but they also have limitations and risks — such as providing unexpected or upsetting results. Dani Kupperman, Genetic Counselor, Danbury Hospital (Left to Right) Jessica Lipschutz and Susan Ingram, Genetic Counselors, Norwalk Hospital MEDIA … home DNA test results with a certified genetic counselor. At Nuvance Health, our genetic counselors often see patients who have done at-home genetic tests and want to verify their positive or negative results for …

Connecticut hospital known for suing patients to be investigated by state | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/22/2019

… request. His analysis found that nearly half of the 13,824 total medical debt cases filed in Connecticut in 2016 involved Danbury Hospital, the Harvard Business Journal reported earlier this month. The Connecticut Office of Health … Hospital — which is part of LaGrangeville, N.Y.- and Danbury-based Nuvance Health — announced earlier this month that it was reviewing its debt-collection policies. And on Nov. 18, the hospital announced it was changing its …

Western Connecticut Health Network

Researcher IDs CT’s most litigious hospital; thousands of patients sued annually | Hartford Business Journal | 11/12/2019

Western Connecticut Health Network (recently renamed Nuvance Health) – told HBJ that it’s reviewing its debt-collection policies. Danbury Hospital spokesperson Andrea Rynn said that the not-for-profit hospital provides care around the clock to anyone who needs it, regardless of ability to pay, and said the hospital provided $13.3 million in free care to those in poverty last year. “During that same year, of our hundreds of thousands of …

Find Jobs At Nuvance Health | Patch | 11/11/2019

business Shared from Southeast-Brewster, NY Find Jobs At Nuvance Health Nuvance is one of the biggest employers in the region. By Lanning Taliaferro, Patch Staff Nov 10, 2019 10:07 (Shutterstock) The health care system … at Nuvance. You can search either Health Quest or the Western Connecticut Health Network. There are 10 locations in the Hudson Valley alone: They’re looking for registered nurses, clinicians, advanced clinicians and physicians. They’re also …

John M. Murphy

Murphy recognized as Business Person of the Year - The Hour | 1/8/2020

Dr. John M. Murphy, president and CEO of Nuvance Health, which serves the Greater New Milford area, has been named the inaugural Business Person of the Year by Westfair Business Publications. The recognition acknowledges his advocacy on behalf of the healthcare industry and patient care on the local, state, and national level. Westfair, the publisher for Fairfield County Business Journal, Westchester County Business Journal, and Hudson Valley Business Journal, noted …

Dr. John M. Murphy, President and CEO of Nuvance Health Named “Business Person of the Year” | 1/8/2020

Jan 8, 2020 - 5:40:18 AM Dr. John M. Murphy, President and CEO of Nuvance Health Named “Business Person of the Year” By Nuvance Health Buy the “As seen on” mug Dr. John M. Murphy at the CHA annual meeting (contributed photo) DANBURY, CT - Dr. John M. Murphy, president and CEO of Nuvance Health, has been named the inaugural Business Person of the Year by Westfair Business Publications for advocating on …