PRINCETON, N.J., May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA) has selected Sensato Cybersecurity Solutions as the strategic cybersecurity partner and advisor for its members across the entire continuum of care. By partnering with Sensato, who is recognized by Cyber Ventures as one of the top 500 Most Innovative Cybersecurity Firms in the world, NJHA will help its members face the challenge of advancing the security of their technical systems and facilities.
As a recognized innovator, Sensato developed the first Security Operations Center specific for healthcare in 2016 as well as founded the Medical Device Cybersecurity Task Force. Sensato provides cybersecurity risk assessments, penetration testing, strategic guidance and software specific to the healthcare industry. With its direct experience with hospitals, physician practices, long-term care facilities and healthcare technology providers, Sensato has a unique understanding of healthcare cybersecurity.
"Sensato has developed a reputation for being a recognized leader in healthcare cybersecurity whom we feel can dramatically make a difference for our members and move them to the forefront of cybersecurity," stated Senior Vice President Michael Guerriero. By partnering with Sensato, NJHA will offer its members free access to cybersecurity briefings, training and guidance as well as advanced threat intelligence and specialized pricing for Sensato solutions and services.
"Our partnership is very timely especially in light of recent global cybersecurity attacks in healthcare," further stated Guerriero.
"By employing a boardroom-to-basement methodology to cybersecurity as well as an attack-centric approach gives us a rather unique perspective" stated Sensato Vice President of Operations Kate Macaleer. "In partnering with NJHA our goal will be to deliver cybersecurity offerings that are grounded in this unique perspective and continue to evolve the mission of NJHA and its members. To say we are excited at the possibilities would be an understatement."
The NJHA and Sensato partnership is one of the first of its kind between a major hospital association and a leading-edge cybersecurity firm. The partnership has already worked with 14 New Jersey healthcare organizations to provide a free cybersecurity incident response and simulation workshop. Going forward, the NJHA/Sensato partnership will continue to provide cybersecurity workshops, briefings and other programs to NJHA members.
NJHA is a leader in advocacy, education, information and business services. It partners with its hospital, health system and post-acute care members so that they can better provide accessible, affordable and quality healthcare. NJHA offers its members and other healthcare providers an extensive portfolio of products and services, including customized cost management solutions, through its subsidiary, NJHA Healthcare Business Solutions. For more information, visit www.njha.com.
About Sensato Cybersecurity Solutions
Sensato is top-500 cybersecurity innovator located in Red Bank, New Jersey. Founded in 2013, Sensato provides risk assessment, penetration testing, security operations, executive guidance and software to its fans. Primarily focused on healthcare, Sensato also works with the government, department of defense, finance and critical infrastructure industries. Visit www.sensato.co.
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SOURCE New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA)