Be Cyber Smart
Cyber-security has become a crucial issue for many healthcare organizations in 2017. To exploit the vulnerabilities of information systems in any possible way, many acknowledged attacks made the headline news this year. Healthcare organizations, such as Optometric practices are some of the entities the patients trust the most and that hold the most sensitive information about their customers: name, date and place of birth, medical records, social security details, etc. Suffering from many challenges (low operational budget, lack of internal IT departments, excessive use of operations support system/business support systems), healthcare industry has have become easy targets for hackers, facing more and more pressure and threats from them.
records. Each entity can be attacked and hackers can get equal profits by targeting different entities. Read more