Improving Cybersecurity Through Public-Private Coordination

A unified effort by both the public and private sectors is critical to countering the growing cyber threats that are putting patient information and safety at risk, according to a report from the U.S. Health Care Industry Cybersecurity Task Force. The report contains more than 100 recommendations to help increase cybersecurity across the healthcare industry. Theresa Meadows, co-chair of the task force, which was created by Congress through the Cybersecurity Act of 2015 to examine the sector’s vulnerabilities, explains that...