HEALTHCARE SECURITY FORUM: A HIMSS EVENT
Boston, MA, Oct. 15-16, 2018
Dan Bowden is VP and CISO at Sentara Healthcare. Dan has led cybersecurity and technology programs for healthcare, higher education, banking, retail, and the military for the past 25 years. Dan is working in his fourth cybersecurity program and building his second. In 2017, Dan was named one of the Top 100 CISOs globally. He works very actively with Virginia-based universities developing the cybersecurity workforce of the future, and employs over 10 university students as continuous part-time staff. Dan is working on cybersecurity solutions for cloud and digital platforms, and researching multiple cybersecurity and business use cases with blockchain technology.
The healthcare market is in transition, becoming more consumer-driven, with greater focus on wellness and precision medicine. The age of Digital Health is here. The convergence of new digital health technologies provided by non-health sector competitors is disrupting and threatening to intercept the traditional relationship between health systems and their patients.
Sentara Healthcare, which operates more than 100 sites including 12 acute care hospitals, is aggressively working to compete by becoming “A Digital Sentara”. Considered one of the most progressive and integrated healthcare organizations in the United States, Sentara is building new native mobile apps, a website and enterprise data platform. Connecting its system and patients, members and providers to new digital front-end solutions—all built in the cloud.
So you’re wondering, how do they protect all that? In this session, VP and CISO Dan Bowden will explain just that.