Recently, Bob Chaput, the CEO of Clearwater Compliance shared six tips on keeping health data safe from attackers. His tips were as follows:

Conduct regular and continual workforce training and awareness on cybersecurity threats.

The creation of a solid risk management plan that considers the whole practice, from top to bottom.

Make sure all applications and operating systems are patched and updated.

Establish an incident response plan and designate a team to test and implement the plan.

Complete regular system tests to look for indicators of compromise.

Join and actively participate in cyber security groups to learn best practices and stay up-to-date on thwarting cyber security threats.