Health and Human Services (HHS) released the Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices (HICP): Managing Threats and Protecting Patients publication that aims to provide voluntary cybersecurity practices to healthcare organizations of all types and sizes, ranging from local clinics to large hospital systems. The guide is available at Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices: Managing Threats and Protecting Patients.
The guide includes:
- Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices: Examines cybersecurity threats and vulnerabilities that affect the healthcare industry.
- Technical Volume 1: Cybersecurity Practices for Small Health Care Organizations: Discusses cybersecurity practices for small health care organizations.
- Technical Volume 2: Cybersecurity Practices for Medium and Large Health Care Organizations: Discusses cybersecurity practices for medium and large health care organizations.
- Resources and Templates: Includes a variety of cybersecurity resources and templates for end users to reference.