Health Care Industry Cybersecurity Task Force Report: Analysis and Recommendations

he Health Care Industry Cybersecurity (HCIC) Taskforce released the final version of its report to Congress on June 2, 2017. By way of background, given the significant cybersecurity threats and cyber-attacks facing the healthcare industry, the Health Care Industry Cybersecurity (HCIC) Taskforce was formed in accordance with Section 405 of the Cybersecurity Act of 2015 (CSA).[1] The Taskforce was established for a time period of one year. The Taskforce was chartered to perform activities including the following: Analyze the healthcare...