Chris Frederick Discusses Insurance Coverage in Healthcare Risk Management

In an article recently published in Healthcare Risk Management, Bennett Thrasher partner Chris Frederick discusses important factors healthcare organizations should pay attention to when dealing with cybercoverage and commercial insurance policies. Frederick explains that healthcare risk managers may mistakenly assume that damage from cyberattacks will be covered, but that is often not the case. Frederick says, “The insurance company will look at whether the network infrastructure was secure enough. They might say basically, ‘Yes, there was a data breach, but you didn’t take the necessary steps to prevent it.’” For the full article, subscribers may click here.

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