This course covers practical steps and cybersecurity best practices to help protect professionals as well as their patients’ protected health information. Recognizing malicious emails and websites, selecting strong passwords, protecting smartphones, and securing sensitive data are discussed.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify common markers of scam emails and websites.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the attributes of strong passwords.
- After this course, participants will be able to list three ways to ensure confidentiality of protected health information.
|5-10 Minutes||How Cyber Attacks Occur|
|10-25 Minutes||Avoiding Malicious Email and Websites|
|25-35 Minutes||Password Best Practices|
|35-45 Minutes||Smartphone Best Practices|
|45-50 Minutes||Protecting Sensitive Data|
|50-55 Minutes||Security Considerations for Telehealth|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Josiah Dykstra, PhD is the owner of Designer Security, a consulting business devoted to the cybersecurity needs in healthcare. Over the past 17 years, he has worked as a practitioner, researcher, and leader in cybersecurity at the Department of Defense. He is a frequent speaker, the author of numerous peer-reviewed publications, and wrote the book Essential Cybersecurity Science.
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