Health care providers have worked diligently to mitigate breaches in patient health information as they have increased the use of health records. As technology’s role in the delivery of health care grows, the cybersecurity risks are increasing, and organizations find themselves mitigating a variety of new and ever-changing cyberattacks to a wide range of clinical and operational technology systems.

CHA encourages all health care providers to work with their information system management team to identify the necessary resources to develop a strong cybersecurity defense.