Managing Cybersecurity in the Health Care Industry: Best Practices Every Health Care Organization Needs to Know
Massive cyberattacks have expanded their reach beyond financial institutions, retail companies and banks to the premises of the health care industry. Cybercriminals are targeting medical records, which contain sensitive and valuable information that may be used for identity theft and fraud. And many health care organizations do not have the necessary visibility and controls in place to ensure the protection of health care information.
In order to minimize cyber risk and avoid future threats, health care organizations must adopt an intelligence-driven approach that helps establish and maintain an effective and efficient security program.
In this two-hour LIVE Webcast, a panel of thought leaders and professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group will help the audience understand all the important issues with regards to maintaining an effective and efficient health care industry cybersecurity management. The panel will present their thoughts, opinions and expertise on how to manage cybersecurity in health care industry.
Key topics include:
- Cybersecurity in Health Care - An Overview
- Risk Assessment and Identification
- Fundamentals of Cybersecurity and Privacy
- The Implications for Health Care Providers
- Common Pitfalls and Threats in Health Care Security
- How to Employ an Intelligence-Driven Defense
- Health Care Industry Plan Development
Daniel J. Ferhat, Partner
White and Williams LLP
- The healthcare industry has become increasingly susceptible to data breaches – an overview
- Reasons why the healthcare industry is an attractive target – will use examples and statistics
- Plan for hackers, but pay close attention to employees
Adam Meyer, Chief Security Strategist
- 2015 Cyber Breach Summary
- Healthcare Industry Quickly Becoming the Target of Cyber Criminals
- Threat Landscape Moving Forward
- Emerging Trends
- Lessons Learned from 2015
- 7 Practical Controls and Countermeasures
Bob Ertl, Sr. Director, Product Management
- Security challenges and risks associated with sharing sensitive patient information
- Best practices healthcare organizations can use to overcome the challenges and protect patient data whether at rest, in use or in motion
- Case studies on how healthcare organizations collaborate securely across departments and with external partners while staying HIPAA compliant
Luis Taveras, SVP and Chief Information Officer
- Discuss the most effective and affordable strategies for protecting your organization
- Going beyond regulatory compliance
- Strategies for building and retaining your own Cyber Security team
Who Should Attend:
- Health Care Law Attorneys
- Privacy and Data Security Lawyers
- Health Industry Advisors
- Health Policy Directors
- Health Care Consultants
- Health Care Service Providers
- Data Security Professionals
- Healthcare Facilities
- Privacy & Data Management Officers
- Other Related/Interested Professionals and Organizations
Adam Meyer leads the threat intelligence analyst team at SurfWatch Labs. has served in leadership positions in the defense, technology, and critical infrastructure sectors for more than 15 years. Prior to joining SurfWatch Labs, Mr. Meyer was the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, one of the largest public transportation systems in the United States. Preceding his role as a CISO, Mr. Meyer served as the Director of Information Assurance and Command IA Program Manager for the Naval Air Warfare Center, Naval Air Systems Command one of the Navy's premier engineering and acquisition commands.
Adam Meyer leads the threat intelligence analyst team at SurfWatch Labs. has served in leadership positions in the defense, technology, …
Bob Ertl leads the team that defines Accellion’s next-generation products and features, balancing ease of content sharing and collaboration with high-end security and compliance. With over 20 years of product management experience, Bob brings a focus on innovation and end user simplicity. Prior to Accellion, he concentrated on business intelligence at Oracle, Hyperion, Brio and several start-ups, and worked as a data warehouse consultant. Bob started his career as a hardware designer for high-performance, high-availability servers.
Bob Ertl leads the team that defines Accellion’s next-generation products and features, balancing ease of content sharing and collaboration with …
Dan Ferhat is a Partner with White and Williams LLP. He focuses his practice on medical professional liability litigation and general liability matters. He defends hospitals, physicians, nurses and other health care practitioners against professional liability claims at the trial court and appellate court levels. Dan has represented clients in jury trials as well as independently taken cases to verdict before arbitration panels and judges and has been retained to assist physicians in administrative proceedings before peer review credentialing committees. In addition to his litigation practice, Dan counsels healthcare clients with respect to HIPAA compliance, cybersecurity and other privacy issues and policies. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dan Ferhat is a Partner with White and Williams LLP. He focuses his practice on medical professional liability litigation and …
Dr. Luis E. Taveras is Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Barnabas Health. Barnabas Health is New Jersey’s largest integrated health care delivery system, providing treatment and services to more than two million patients each year. Dr. Taveras was most recently in the same capacity at Hartford HealthCare, the largest health care network in Connecticut. From 2003-2009, Dr. Taveras was a Partner with Accenture. Before joining Accenture, Dr. Taveras was the Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President for St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers of New York, Prior to that, he was a Senior Partner and Vice President responsible for Computer Sciences Corporation’s East Coast Health Care Practice and a member of KPMG Consulting’s Health Care Technology Practice. Dr. Taveras also spent nearly two decades in a number of leadership positions with IBM’s Health Care and Higher Education Practices. Dr. Taveras earned his Ph.D. at the University of Sarasota, his MBA from Rutgers University and a Bachelor of Science from Wesleyan University.
Dr. Luis E. Taveras is Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Barnabas Health. Barnabas Health is New Jersey’s …
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About SurfWatch Labs
SurfWatch Labs helps organizations and service providers quickly establish a strategic cyber threat intelligence operation that drives more effective use of their tactical defenses.
Founded in 2013 by former US Government intelligence analysts, SurfWatch Labs solutions provide a 360-degree view of cyber threats in the context of your business, along with practical and personalized support to create immediate insights and meaningful action. Combining useful analytics, applications and human expertise, SurfWatch solutions can be your off-the-shelf, cyber threat intelligence team or delivered as a comprehensive product suite that easily integrates with your existing cybersecurity operations.
SurfWatch Labs: Cyber In Sight. For more information, visit www.surfwatchlabs.com.
Accellion, Inc. is the leading private cloud solution for secure file sharing and collaboration, enabling health care organizations to manage protected health information (PHI), increase productivity and help ensure data security and HIPAA compliance. Accellion solutions are used by more than 15 million users and 2,500 of the world’s leading corporations, government agencies and healthcare organizations including: Indiana University Health, Kaiser Permanente, Seattle Children’s Hospital and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. For more information please visit www.accellion.com or call (650) 485-4300. Follow Accellion’s Blog, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
About White and Williams LLP
Founded in 1899, White and Williams LLP is a global-reaching, multi-practice law firm with over 240 lawyers in ten offices. Clients include the Fortune 500, insurance companies, large corporations, and financial institutions as well as mid-market and small businesses, institutions of higher education and individuals. Our lawyers handle a wide array of complex litigation, regulatory matters and transactions.
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