The Outlook for Medical Device SecurityDr. Nordenberg of Medical Device Innovation, Safety and Security Consortium Offers an Assessment
What's the outlook for moving from awareness to action when it comes to medical device cybersecurity? Dale Nordenberg, M.D., executive director of the Medical Device Innovation, Safety and Security Consortium, offers an assessment.
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In a video interview at Information Security Media Group's recent Healthcare Security Summit in New York, Nordenberg discusses:
- The evolution of the consortium's efforts;
- The struggle to create an inventory of medical devices so they can be adequately protected;
- The main challenges ahead in improving device security.
Nordenberg is executive director of the Medical Device Innovation, Safety and Security Consortium. The pediatrician is also CEO of the consulting firm Novasano Health and Science and former CIO of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. He also co-chairs the Medical Device Security Information Sharing Council for the National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center.