Thanks to a wave of healthcare data breaches, many healthcare organizations are finally starting to take cybersecurity seriously. I don’t know a single healthcare CIO that hasn’t been kept up at night thinking about this challenging problem. The opportunities for careers in healthcare cybersecurity are going to be enormous over the next few years. There’s literally no sign that threats to healthcare are getting any smaller.
Along with the growth of healthcare security jobs has also been the number of companies that support cybersecurity. Here’s a great map of the cybersecurity market by CBInsights:
If you’re looking to work in the healthcare cybersecurity world, understanding the various companies in the cybersecurity market is a good place to start. Not to mention spending time understanding how each of the various cybersecurity market areas can help healthcare be more secure.