Cyber security is more than ‘just an IT issue’; it’s ultimately about keeping patients safe. Chris Day, Cyber Clinical Informatics Manager, discusses his role in embedding clinical safety deeper into our cyber security strategies.
A quick internet search reveals a myriad of examples of the damage caused when cyber security is breached in healthcare organisations. These examples may seem like the far-away plot of a Bond movie – after all, who’d want to interfere with patient care? Sadly, in today’s digital world, cyber threat is a very clear and present danger.