Although access via mobile devices can threaten the security and privacy of health information, there are significant benefits stemming from mobility in healthcare. With the right security protocols in place, the healthcare industry can benefit from mobility via improved communication, expanded access to patients, and patients more engaged in their own healthcare.
Symantec Mobile Management helps hospitals and providers embrace mobile productivity by providing comprehensive visibility and control over all leading mobile devices and facilitating scalable, secure, and integrated smartphone and tablet deployments.
As technology advances, healthcare IT must combat greater threats to digital information. With larger numbers of patient records digitized, and new regulations widening the HIPAA penalty to include business associates and subcontractors, health data breaches are surging.
Symantec is the number one market leader in data loss prevention, with the industry’s most highly rated products, the greatest number of customers, the largest deployments, and the deepest expertise. We offer comprehensive data security that discovers, monitors, protects, and manages confidential data wherever it is stored or used. Our solutions include advanced data and file encryption for desktops, laptops, and removable storage devices and strong access control. We help you comply with industry best practices and standards, discover your information vulnerabilities, establish security across the healthcare organization, and help protect your reputation.
Risk Management & Compliance
Regulatory pressures continue to challenge the areas of security, privacy and compliance with an increasing sense of urgency and mandated timelines for completion.
Symantec assists healthcare organizations to maintain secure 24x7 operation of critical IT systems. We can help you protect healthcare data from loss, malware, or breach without impacting clinical workflows. In addition, our solutions help automate processes to meet a variety of national compliance needs, as well as state privacy law requirements.
Patient data has the potential to improve quality of care and service, support patient growth, and enhance business agility. The right technology partner can make a vital difference between whether your data represents a valuable opportunity, or an Achilles heel. Symantec can help you harness your clinical and administrative data and ensure it is managed, protected, and stored efficiently and effectively. Let us help you securely manage your patient and business data, share it enterprise-wide, and gain efficiencies through cloud solutions and virtualization.