Medical Device Security:  Different Risks, Common Goals

Released October 17, 2022


Medical Device Security:  Different Risks, Common Goals In this podcast episode, David Finn and Shankar Somasundaram, CEO and Founder of Asimily, discuss how to reduce IoMT vulnerability risk and plan an incident response program that includes these devices. Shankar’s journey to “healing the devices that heal” started over a decade ago when he realized that… read more

Clearwater Adds 24/7 Managed Detection and Response Services and HITRUST, CMMC and PCI Certification Services Through Acquisition of TECH LOCK

Released August 1, 2022


Strategic Move Strengthens Clearwater’s Position as Healthcare’s Leading Cybersecurity and Compliance Solutions Provider with Additional Managed Security Services and Compliance Services NASHVILLE, TN and TROY, MI (July 26, 2022) – Clearwater, the healthcare industry’s top-ranked Security Advisors and Consultants and Compliance and Risk Management Solution provider, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of TECH LOCK,… read more

AEHIS ANNOUNCES INCOMING 2022 BOARD MEMBERS AND BOARD CHAIR

Released January 6, 2022


ANN ARBOR, MI, Jan. 6, 2021 – The Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS) is delighted to announce the names of five new CIO members and two new Foundation member representatives who will join the AEHIS Board of Trustees in January 2022. “AEHIS is growing at this crucial time when cybersecurity issues have… read more

AEHIS to Co-Locate Annual Meeting at InfoSec World 2021

Released December 15, 2020


ANN ARBOR, MI, Dec. 15, 2020 – For 27 years, InfoSec World (ISW) has been a preeminent annual event for the cybersecurity industry, a can’t miss exchange of ideas and innovation. The 2021 production promises to be the richest conference yet, as ISW’s attendee base of 1,500+ cybersecurity professionals will be joined by 200+ healthcare infosec executives participating in the Association for… read more

AEHIS Offers Guide to Help IT/IS Teams Prepare for Disease Outbreaks

Released March 12, 2020


ANN ARBOR, MI, March 12, 2020 – As reports of Coronavirus cases continue to rise, the Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS) has published a guide for digital healthcare leaders to help them prepare for the impact of outbreaks on their organizations. The guide, which is available to the public, highlights some of the information… read more

Health Information Security Executives Vikrant Arora and Jeff Bontsas Join AEHIS Board

Released January 24, 2020


ANN ARBOR, MI, Jan. 24, 2020 – Two executives with extensive backgrounds in healthcare information security have joined the Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS) Board this year. AEHIS members have elected Vikrant Arora, CISO at the Hospital for Special Surgery, and Jeff Bontsas, CISO and vice president of information security at Ascension Technologies,… read more

Security Leaders List 17 Recommended Controls to Mitigate Cyberattack Risks

Released January 8, 2020


ANN ARBOR, MI, Jan. 8, 2020 – To address concerns about an escalation in attempted cyberattacks sponsored by nation states, the Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS) has published a list of recommended controls designed to mitigate risk. The guide was written by the AEHIS Incident Response Committee and is available to the… read more

CynergisTek Reboots Go-To-Market Leadership Team

Released December 11, 2019


Former Symantec Executive Tony Douglas to Lead Sales, Leveraging Decades of Healthcare and Security Expertise Austin, TX, December 10, 2019— CynergisTek, Inc. (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK, a leader in cybersecurity, privacy, and compliance, today announced that it has appointed Tony Douglas as its senior vice president of sales. In this role, Douglas will build and lead CynergisTek’s business… read more

Managing your Managed Service Provider

Released October 3, 2019


10.3.2019 By Jasmine Fransen, Senior Healthcare Cybersecurity Consultant, Crowe LLP. The IT managed services industry has seen continuous growth in the last few years. Large health systems to Software-as-a-Service startups are turning to managed service providers (MSPs) to take on ongoing operational or security responsibilities. MSP services can range from complete outsourced IT and security… read more