Maintaining Security While Building Your Medical Device Security Program at an Integrated Delivery Network

Priyanka Upendra, Compliance Manager-Clinical Engineering Support Services, Intermountain Healthcare

Priyanka Upendra, Compliance Manager-Clinical Engineering Support Services, Intermountain Healthcare

HTM professionals from Intermountain Healthcare and MedStar Health will discuss how to maintain security while building a medical device security program. The session will discuss various aspects of a medical device’s life cycle as it pertains to cybersecurity management. These aspects are essential to building a medical device security program based on the five principles from the NIST cybersecurity framework. This includes medical device procurement, data security agreements and contract language, risk assessment and security review process, patch management, replacement planning, and data destruction during medical device disposition. This session will also discuss essentials to sustaining a medical device security program at a HDO. This session will conclude by discussing regulatory aspects such as HIPAA compliance and FDA reporting as it pertains to medical device security.

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