When we adjust to our "new normal" after COVID-19, is your healthcare organization protected against the increasing threats facing your new business operations?
Healthcare CIOs, CISOs, and cybersecurity teams can't allow COVID-19 to distract from phishing scams, ransomware, rogue insiders and medical device hacks aimed toward employees, patients and data.
Now that most of the healthcare industry is utilizing electronic health records (EHRs), it has made it easier than ever for patients and providers to capture, analyze, interpret, and share health data. The importance of electronic data in healthcare also means that the prevention of data security breaches in healthcare has never been so important.
In this blog post, we'll discuss how you can protect your healthcare organization against a breach of your sensitive patient data.
HIPAA’s blessing is also a curse. It’s specifically designed to be flexible, which allows its requirements to apply to organizations of all sizes—from single-physician practices to national healthcare chains. But, that flexibility means HIPAA requirements can be purposely ambiguous.
When you hear the term ‘healthcare cybersecurity,’ your mind probably thinks of data and computers and all of the hackers and malware that are trying to corrupt networks across the globe.
However, Healthcare Cybersecurity is as much about your employees as it is the technology. A large number of breaches are due to the simple mishandling of information by employees who are simply not paying attention.