Bolstering healthcare IT against growing security threats
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As the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds, healthcare organizations are scrambling to ensure the safety and support of patients and staff, while also integrating and learning new technologies to support telehealth practices.
The constantly evolving healthcare environment has placed immense financial strain on hospitals and increased pressure on healthcare staff, which has been made worse by the influx of possible security threats. The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has recently released an alert highlighting imminent cybercrime threats to U.S. hospitals and healthcare providers.
To mitigate cyber-related risk, healthcare organizations’ IT leaders must...