With the beginning of 2023, when the war in Ukraine continues and the number of hacker attacks increases, we emphasize that cybersecurity should be a priority for government institutions. In particular, awareness of threat protection measures today plays a key role in increasing the resilience of cyber defense of healthcare institutions.
To preserve the confidentiality of information related to personal medical information and personal data of patients, the Ministry of Health of Ukraine and the USAID Healthcare Reform Support Project have developed guidelines for cybersecurity of healthcare facilities.
We have highlighted a number of recommendations from the Ministry of Health of Ukraine that will help Ukrainian medical institutions ensure an adequate level of information security. Among them:
We also advise healthcare facilities to take care of:
In addition, you should follow the recommendations for the physical security of the institution:
Compliance with these requirements will help to protect the staff of the medical institution and its patients from potential threats in cyberspace.
Datastream based on materials from https://moz.gov.ua
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