As the proliferation of connected and complex medical devices grows, healthcare providers are more susceptible to cyberattacks.
Networks enable the use of critical resources, including telehealth services, medical IoT technology,and staff and personal devices. It is critical to have a reliable WiFi network to support these devices.
Without even factoring in the effects of COVID-19, ransomware attacks against healthcare providers have significantly increased. We must be ready to detect and respond to them before damage can be done.
Once a cost to the business, now field service is re-writing the rules for healthcare organizations.
Expanded designs that enable clinicians to leverage data in making healthcare decisions, but privacy challenges remain.
Wireless medical applications have the potential to improve the quality of care, efficiency and patient comfort as well as reduce medical errors.
The transition to digital in healthcare is happening at a fast pace.
As medical devices using software and wireless communication become more ubiquitous, hackers are becoming more advanced in their methods.
Long-term industry efforts are essential in closing the gaps in the device ecosystem.
A recent report from Frost & Sullivan anticipates strong market growth but also points to opportunity for more vulnerabilities.