MedSec Creates New Health Technology Cyber Risk Management Team
MIAMI , July 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — MedSec, a leading provider of medical device security, today announced the creation of a new Health Technology Cyber Risk Management (HTCRM) team to expand its biomedical expertise and clinic with a roster of seasoned experts in the field. Phil Englertwho is currently Chief Product Officer of MedSec and himself an expert in HTCRM, will serve as an advisor to the new team.
“MedSec serves all kinds of stakeholders within the medical device ecosystem. The establishment of this team allows us to better serve our hospital customers, who tackle the safety of medical devices on a daily basis,” said Justine GoodCEO of MedSec.
MedSec takes a technology-driven approach to help customers understand and prioritize what matters most as threats to this critical infrastructure continue to increase.
“Biomedical and clinical engineering teams already have too much to do – and they need leverage. By becoming an extension of their team, enhanced by our technology capabilities, we are able to help our customers get things done. they wouldn’t otherwise be able to do with their existing staff,” added Andrew Donarumo, Chief Technology Officer at MedSec. “Our customers value the combination of being able to ‘technical talk’ but also ‘clinical understanding’ to help them achieve their goals.”
As an advisor, Englert will continue to help MedSec develop security solutions for hospitals. Englert brings an in-depth knowledge of clinical settings and medical technology to this role. His career spans more than 30 years of technical and operational leadership in healthcare and life sciences, focused on setting strategic direction, improving operations, and optimizing initiatives and business transformation driven by data and technology. Phil led the development of medical device security programs, including governance and operations, vulnerability and patch management, incident response, medical device alerts, and SOC integration enabling prioritization of strategic initiatives impactful and effective maintenance and response activities. His experience includes leading the development of strategies and tactics for a $250 million MedTech service organization supporting more than 130 acute care facilities in 22 states.
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MedSec is recognized as a respected expert in providing medical device security. The company helps healthcare delivery organizations manage medical devices and medical device manufacturers through every phase of product development. MedSec Experts are a team of cybersecurity professionals, armed with deep technical and compliance knowledge gained over decades of high-level experience in academia, intelligence, and the private sector. This helps MedSec teams integrate cybersecurity into medical device product development and helps hospitals manage their cybersecurity. MedScan, the organization’s software-enabled medical device cybersecurity system, enhances the security of hospitals and healthcare facilities by identifying, tracking, monitoring and protecting their connected medical devices, offering real-time alerts to ensure the network integrity. For more information, visit www.medsec.com or log in to https://www.linkedin.com/company/10907626/ and Twitter @MedSecTeam
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