New cybersecurity resources for healthcare providers

The Australian Digital Health Agency has launched a podcast and two new eLearning modules, designed to support healthcare providers to avoid cyber security threats and protect the confidentiality of people’s health information.

Podcast: Telehealth – cyber security and privacy considerations

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In today’s digital age, telehealth has become an increasingly popular way for medical practitioners to provide healthcare services remotely. However, as with any online activity, telehealth and web conferencing systems are vulnerable to cyber security threats. The Agency’s latest podcast episode explores some of the key considerations that healthcare organisations need to keep in mind when implementing these systems.

Speakers: Dr Andrew Rochford (Facilitator), Danielle Pentony – Director Cyber Security Operations (ADHA), Oscar Bem – A/g Director Privacy (ADHA), Dr Amandeep Hansra – a GP and Digital Health Adviser (ADHA).


New cyber security eLearning modules:

Using online conferencing and telehealth technologies securely
Learn how to protect the confidentiality of people’s health information during telehealth consultations.

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Cyber security considerations when working remotely or working from home
Learn how to protect yourself and your organisation when working remotely or working from home.

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