CEO Reflects on Executives’ Cybersecurity Concerns with HealthLeaders Media

Right in time for Cybersecurity Awareness Month, HealthLeaders Media’s most recent podcast episode features First Health Advisory’s CEO, Carter Groome. HealthLeaders Innovation and Technology Editor, Eric Wicklund talks with Groome on the latest cybersecurity concerns that are keeping healthcare executives up at night. Groome lends insights on how healthcare executives should prepare for recent changes to the medical device manufacturing security expectations and upcoming shifts in the industry. He offers that healthcare leaders need to consider the security risks posed by self-insuring and when housing necessary advanced technology because these risks are real. Failing to secure one’s healthcare environment, and the potential shutdowns caused by these failures, have dire results on patients requiring immediate medical attention.