HSCC Shares Telehealth Cybersecurity Assessment, Mitigation Guidance
Health IT Security
The Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council (HSCC) shared guidance directed at telehealth vendors and services providers, to support with the assessment and mitigation of potential cyber risks tied to the surge in the use of the remote platforms.
Health Industry Cybersecurity—Securing Telehealth and Telemedicine is the eleventh HCSS resource developed and released in the last two years. The last release occurred in September 2020 and provided the sector with a toolkit for supply chain cybersecurity risk management.
Monday’s guidance takes direct aim at the rapid adoption of telehealth and telemedicine in the last year to support the COVID-19 pandemic response. The white paper is meant to...