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November 27, 2018
Multi-Layered Security Protection Features Innovative Technologies to Guard Patient Information
CHICAGO, Nov. 27, 2018 – Cyberattacks, viruses and other malicious threats continue to increase in frequency and sophistication, with HIPAA Journal reporting that more than 400,000 healthcare records were exposed in January 2018 alone.1 To combat these types of attacks, Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. offers comprehensive cybersecurity services for all new and existing CT, MR and vascular systems to help customers protect patient information. Canon Medical’s approach addresses vulnerabilities on all fronts: firewall and network protection, antivirus software, live monitoring, predictive technologies and a well-trained team that helps customers withstand an attack.
Canon Medical’s cybersecurity services will be showcased at this year’s Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting in Chicago, November 25 – 30, 2018 (Booth #1938, South Level 3). Canon Medical’s multifaceted cybersecurity solutions include:
“Cybersecurity is a growing challenge, as cyber threats targeting hospitals continue to increase, and research has shown that effective response to data breeches can save lives3,” said Satrajit Misra, vice president, Marketing and Strategic Development, Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc. “Advanced cybersecurity is more important and necessary than ever before, and our cybersecurity services give hospitals the latest cyber-attack prevention technologies to help protect patient information in today’s evolving landscape.”
About Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc.
Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc., headquartered in Tustin, Calif., markets, sells, distributes and services radiology and cardiovascular systems, including CT, MR, ultrasound, X-ray and interventional X-ray equipment. For more information, visit Canon Medical Systems’ website at https://us.medical.canon.
About Canon Medical Systems Corporation
Canon Medical Systems Corporation develops and manufactures diagnostic imaging systems including CT, MRI, ultrasound, X-ray systems and clinical laboratory systems and provides them to around 140 countries and regions around the world, offering technology that provides faster diagnosis and early treatment. Under the slogan “Made for Life” (Made for Partnerships, Made for Patients, Made for You.), Canon Medical Systems is making positive contributions toward hospital management, and provides a range of patient-friendly healthcare systems and services, continuing its long tradition of contributing to healthcare.