Medical Device Security, Mitigation Needs to Reduce Patient Safety Risk
Health IT Security
Medical device security is consistently ranked as the top cybersecurity challenge facing health IT. Those challenges have rapidly increased in the last year with the ongoing pandemic response, as providers have swiftly onboarded connected tech to support patient care.
Health IT teams are tasked with technical challenges on a daily basis, from ensuring network bandwidth to protecting patient data privacy at rest and in transit. Connected medical devices and implemented IoT add further layers of complications to both visibility and connectivity.
As reliance upon these platforms has grown, the need for improved security has significantly increased, extending far beyond...