Chief of Cybersecurity

Dewayne Hart

Welcome to the Chief of Cybersecurity Podcast hosted by Dewayne Hart where we provide learning and discuss relevant information concerning the cybersecurity workforce, business development, and best practices. You can find more information for SEMAIS at and a list of authored publications at read less


We can Improve Healthcare Cybersecurity, Please Listen
4d ago
We can Improve Healthcare Cybersecurity, Please Listen
The healthcare sector is particularly vulnerable to cybersecurity risks, and the stakes for patient care and safety are exceptionally high. Healthcare facilities are attractive targets for cybercriminals due to their size, technological dependence, sensitive data, and vulnerability to disruptions. Cyber incidents affecting hospitals and health systems have led to extended care disruptions caused by multi-week outages, patient diversion to other facilities, and strain on acute care provisioning and capacity, causing canceled medical appointments, non-rendered services, and delayed medical procedures (particularly elective procedures). More importantly, they put patients' safety at risk and impact local and surrounding communities that depend on the availability of the local emergency department, radiology unit, or cancer center for life-saving care. In this podcast, we discuss healthcare cybersecurity programs and operations and understand the importance of fortifying them in today's digital landscape. Join us as we explore practical strategies, cutting-edge technologies, and insights to enhance healthcare cybersecurity. Discover critical techniques for safeguarding sensitive patient data, preventing cyber threats, and ensuring the confidentiality and integrity of healthcare systems. Stay up-to-date with industry practices and learn how to optimize your organization's healthcare framework. Don't miss out on this valuable resource for anyone involved in healthcare cybersecurity. Watch and listen now and bolster your healthcare cybersecurity programs and operations!