In the health industries, your data is your lifeblood. As healthcare data becomes increasingly digitized and consumers demand greater access and control over their data, effective cybersecurity and privacy practices are critical.
With greater access to data and advanced technologies, healthcare payors and providers have the opportunity to leverage data and analytics as a strategic asset. Our proven track record working in healthcare can help propel transformation and achieve growth.
PwC's Cybersecurity, Privacy and Forensics practice has a long history of helping healthcare organizations and others strategically assess, design, deploy and improve cybersecurity programs. We have more than 2,900 practitioners in this area, including specialized consultants, former law enforcement agents, cyber-forensic investigators, intelligence analysts, technologists, attorneys and industry leaders in cybersecurity and privacy.
As connected medical devices are increasingly adopted within healthcare providers - from patient beds to syringes - so are the cyber risks associated with them. Cyberattacks against a hospital system may result in delayed patient care, loss of privacy or even more severe consequences.
Questions healthcare providers should be asking:
Our cybersecurity and privacy team know that protecting your data and adhering to privacy regulations that protect patients requires a proven methodology. Our approach includes these four components to help you propel transformation and achieve growth:
Principal, PwC US