The Intersection of Patient Safety and Medical Device Cybersecurity
12:45pm - 1:45pmMonday, March 5
Las Vegas - Wynn Convention Center
Healthcare providers tend to have great concern about the cybersecurity of medical devices. In acute care organizations, especially, patient safety is a top concern. Spread of malware is another top concern. In either event, medical device cybersecurity needs to be addressed with the right measures and controls.
Describe the state of medical device cybersecurity
Explain how patient safety may be put in jeopardy, in the event of a successful cyber-attack
Outline the deeper implications and impact of a successful cyber-attack, malware infection, or breach, including the negative impact on organizational goodwill (an intangible asset of the organization)
Illustrate best practices for implementing appropriate measures and controls to mitigate associated risk