Cybersecurity – Cybercrime Threats and Risks to Healthcare
Event Type: Archived , College LIVE
Robert Anderson, Jr., Managing Director, Global Legal Technology Solutions at Navigant Consulting, Inc.
Every health system and physician practice is at risk for criminal activities carried out by means of computers or the Internet, or “cybercrime.” The benefits and greater connectivity provided by Internet-enabled medical devices and databases for clinical, financial and administrative operations has, increased every healthcare provider’s exposure to cybersecurity threats. An adaptable plan on how to prepare, manage and address threats is the best approach.
- Understand the current risks associated with cybersecurity
- Know the best practices to safeguard PPI and other confidential data
- Learn recommendations on sharing responsibility beyond risk management and IT staff
- Understand the importance of internal education/training across the organization