Cybercrime is something that we all need to be aware of, no matter what our profession is. Because the healthcare industry is known for collecting sensitive patient information such as credit card and Social Security numbers, medical facilities often have been the target of attackers.
American Military University IT program director, Dr. Kevin Harris, discusses the critical need for medical facilities to protect patients’ medical data and secure a core component of our nation’s critical infrastructure.
As we grow older, we should be thankful for the growth of medical technology. New devices on the market expand healthcare providers’ capability to treat patients. These new products range from insulin pumps and home safety equipment to blood pressure rings.