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7 Innovative Lessons for Implementing Information Security in Higher Education

Vantage News | July 10th, 2018

As more institutions address the rising tides of information security threats, constrained budgets and a shortage of skilled information security professionals, higher education will witness many more new and inventive approaches to improving information security. ​  Information Security is a Priority, But Progress is Difficult Information ...
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Taking Healthcare Simulation to the Next Level at USciences

Vantage News | July 9th, 2018

Philadelphia-based University of the Sciences or USciences has been preparing students to be leaders and practitioners in the healthcare and science fields since 1821. They were the first college of pharmacy in North America and now have more than 30 degree-granting programs in health sciences, bench sciences, and healthcare business and ...
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Vantage Welcomes New Senior Consultant Earl Follis

Vantage News | July 2nd, 2018

Vantage Technology Consulting Group is excited to announce that Earl Follis is joining our firm as a Senior Consultant on the Strategic Consulting Team. Earl has more than 25 years of experience in technology as a consultant, trainer, analyst, evangelist and technology writer. He has worked for many of the top names in IT including IBM, ...
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NYU Langone Opens New Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital-34th Street in New York City

Vantage News | June 26th, 2018

On June 24, NYU Langone Health opened the doors to a new inpatient healthcare facility, the Helen L. and Martin S. Kimmel Pavilion. The building includes the new Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital-34th Street which is the first children’s hospital built in New York City in almost 15 years. At the entrance to the Children’s Hospital, Spot, ...
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Congratulations to Sutter Health CPMC as Mission Bernal Campus Clears a Final Hurdle

Vantage News | June 25th, 2018

Congratulations to our client Sutter Health CPMC for receiving the Certificate of Occupancy from Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) last week for their new Mission Bernal campus in San Francisco. OSHPD monitors the construction, renovation, and seismic safety of hospitals, and certifies when new healthcare facilities ...
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Creating an Information Security Strategy for Higher Education

Vantage News | June 20th, 2018

Part 2 in our Information Security series provides insights on developing an Information Security strategy for higher education. In Part 1, Should We Worry About Information Security in Higher Education, we identified the security issues and threats in higher education and reviewed how a reactive or ad hoc approach to information security is ...
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Vantage Welcomes New Senior Consultant Joanna Grama

Vantage News | June 19th, 2018

Vantage Technology Consulting Group is excited to announce that Joanna Grama is joining our firm as a Senior Consultant. Joanna has more than 15 years of experience in higher education with a strong focus in law, IT security policy, compliance, governance and data privacy. Joanna is a member of the U.S. Department of Homeland ...
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Should We Worry about Information Security in Higher Education?

Vantage News | June 12th, 2018

Information Security has been the top issue in the EDUCAUSE Top 10 IT Issues in each of the last 3 years. It will likely continue to be a leading issue on campuses in the future for several reasons, specifically, the increasing number and seriousness of external threats, the complex nature of managing IT priorities in ...
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Providence Tarzana Reimagined

Designing a Hospital for the Future in Tarzana

Vantage News | June 7th, 2018

The Los Angeles City Council recently provided final approval for Providence Tarzana Reimagined – a $540 million construction and enhancement project of a hospital designed to reflect the changing art and science of health care. In 2008, Providence Health & Services acquired the original Tarzana hospital which was built in 1973 and pledged ...
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Developing and Implementing IT Governance for Higher Education

Vantage News | June 4th, 2018

This is Part 4 of the IT Governance for Higher Education series of blog posts, based on the IT Governance Toolkit developed by Vantage Senior Consultant Cathy Bates for EDUCAUSE. The previous posts in the IT Governance for Higher Education included: Part 1: Why is IT Governance Critical for Higher Education defines IT Governance and presents a ...
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