Groups Urge Biden, Congress to Bolster Health Sector Cyber

Gov Info Security

Marianne Kolbasuk McGee

As the federal government hammers out national infrastructure legislation, implements President Biden's recent cybersecurity executive order and adopts other related initiatives, more attention and funding needs to be allocated to strengthen the healthcare sector's cybersecurity posture and resilience, some industry groups urge.

In a letter Wednesday addressed to Biden, but also copied and sent to Senate and House party leaders, the Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council requested heightened collaboration between industry and government to provide a road map for driving improvements to the cybersecurity readiness of the healthcare sector.

HSCC, a private-sector critical infrastructure advisory council to...

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