Sigmund News

Connecticut based Ability Beyond Disability chooses Sigmund Software to build the enterprise behavioral health software system for their new at risk adolescent dual diagnosis program. Additionally they have contracted Sigmund Softwares clinical consulting services to establish real-time evidenced based practices using Sigmunds exclusive Target Behavior Tracking outcomes measurement system.

Ability Beyond Disability is a leading Connecticut based provider of behavioral health services. For over fifty years, Ability Beyond Disability have offered one of the most extensive systems of support and services in the Northeast and has helped thousands of people with disabilities to realize their dreams. People who were once sheltered and institutionalized now lead full and independent lives thanks to creative solutions to meet housing, work, recreation, transportation and medical needs.

From our blog

Breaches, Breaches, and More Breaches

Is there a day that goes by where the news headlines do not scream about yet another security breach?

From large health organizations, to retail outlet chains, to Apple, the headlines are relentless. The numbers thrown around are staggering. Last year $85 billion with a 'B' was fraudulently obtained through medical ID theft alone. As we have discussed in earlier articles, industry watchdogs expect 2015 to be the year of the hacker. I dread to think what number I will be quoting then.

Enough. I have hammered on in these pages time and again about security risks and breaches and ways to not get caught out. Frankly, at this point I think everyone out there gets it: The Internet is inherently insecure. The only way to remain secure is to disconnect, to step away from the Internet. Unplug your modems and routers. Tear out your cables and turn off your Wi-Fi. Of course, nobody is going to do that.

And yet we are aiming for National health system interoperability. I praise the goal and admire the work done to date, but in the dark recesses of my mind I wonder if such a goal is going to be actually possible.