3 measures to prepare your healthcare center for a cyberattack

Becker's Health IT

Hannah Mitchell

Small and medium healthcare organizations rushed to build their digital infrastructure during the pandemic, but doing so has introduced new cybersecurity threats that small businesses cannot afford, according to a March 22 article published in Forbes.

Healthcare organizations have seen the number of patients affected in data breaches skyrocket, and smaller medical facilities may be at greater risk because they did not have a decade to formalize their cybersecurity process.

Here are three steps small and medium healthcare groups can take for protection:

1. Immediate measures
The first measures that should be implemented are ensuring your company's remote access channels and devices are secure. Ensure remote...

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