And medtech companies need to keep interoperability and security top of mind.
Medical device security needs to address the cyber-physical threats, not just patient health information risk.
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.
It’s time for medtech design engineers to take a page from the enterprise security playbook.
ECRI releases its top 10 list of health technology hazards for 2018.
The free resource recommends how hospitals can identify and safeguard medical device systems against an attack.
No medical device is 100% secure.