December 03, 2018

Ken Dort Discusses Cyber-insurance in Healthcare Risk Management

Chicago partner Ken Dort was quoted in a Healthcare Risk Management article titled “Cyber-insurance Now a Necessity, But Choose Coverage Wisely.” The article outlines the different types of cybersecurity coverage available to organizations, offering guidance on how to select a policy. It also addresses the growing threats that make cyber-insurance a necessity, particularly for hospitals and health systems.

Ken notes that cyber-insurance is only one part of an overall cyber-risk program and says that the type and extent of cyber-insurance a company should buy depends on the types of data stored and processed by the company, as well as the amount of resources the company can afford to devote to cyber-defense. Ken adds that because there are many options covering the entire spectrum of risks and system protections, it is important to understand what any proposed package covers before purchasing it.

The Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP website uses cookies to make your browsing experience as useful as possible. In order to have the full site experience, keep cookies enabled on your web browser. By browsing our site with cookies enabled, you are agreeing to their use. Review Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP's cookies information for more details.