Health Law Highlights

Modernizing and Securing Hospital Technology Infrastructure

Summary of article from MedCity News, by Derek Grant:

The healthcare industry is undergoing a significant digital transformation, necessitating the modernization of technology infrastructure to improve patient outcomes and operational efficiency. Budget constraints and the complexity of integrating diverse systems across merged hospital networks pose significant challenges. Prioritizing security is critical, with a comprehensive strategy encompassing Zero Trust, data protection, and compliance frameworks to mitigate cyber threats. Effective data governance and the adoption of AI-based solutions can enhance decision-making, operational efficiency, and security. Ongoing cybersecurity training and a culture of vigilance are essential to protect sensitive medical data and maintain patient trust.