Improving the Security of Connected Medical DevicesFortified Health Security's Dan Dodson Describes Critical Steps
Healthcare organizations have an ever-growing network of connected devices, which all too frequently cannot be updated or patched in a timely manner, says Dan Dodson, president of Fortified Health Security. He recommends organizations actively manage their networked devices to ensure that they can provide high levels of patient care while minimizing cybersecurity risks.
In a video interview at Information Security Media Group's recent Cybersecurity Summit in New York, Dodson also discusses:
- The risks posed by having an ever-growing network of connected devices inside healthcare organizations;
- What health systems must consider when evaluating a connected medical device security program;
- How Fortified Health Security is helping organizations address these challenges.
Dodson is president of Fortified Health Security. He's previously served in various roles at Santa Rosa Consulting, Hooper Holmes, Dell Perot Systems and Covenant Health System.