Andrew Boyd quoted in Governing article on cybersecurity and hospitals
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
BHIS assistant professor Andrew Boyd is quoted in this Governing article titled, “In Cybersecurity Fight, Governments Leave Hospitals Behind,” which outlines hospitals’ vulnerability to cyberattacks.
“There’s this permanent new cost that can be tempting to waive to balance a budget. But there will always be new threats,” Boyd says. “Health-care IT needs to be a permanent line item.”