Prompt, consistent and mandatory reporting is a step forward.
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 risk, 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 the healthcare risk and regulatory, cybersecurity and privacy areas can help propel transformation and achieve growth.
PwC's Cybersecurity, Risk and Regulatory practice has a long history of helping healthcare organizations and others strategically assess, design, deploy and improve cybersecurity and risk programs. We have more than 4,000 practitioners in this area, including specialized consultants, risk professionals, former law enforcement agents, cyber-forensic investigators, intelligence analysts, technologists, attorneys and industry leaders.
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 providers should be asking about healthcare regulatory, cybersecurity and risk include:
Our Cybersecurity, Risk and Regulatory group knows 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