/Cyber Security for Healthcare

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Provided by: Newcastle University

Course Area: All areas

Course Type: Continuous Professional Development

Start date: 20220303

Subjects: Cyber Security, Health Informatics

Price: Under £500

Delivery Method: Online

Course overview

This introductory course explain of some of the fundamental concepts in cyber security and impart an understanding of information system security requirements. By analysing real-world examples, practical aspects of cyber security including threats and vulnerabilities, with a particular focus on the potential threats to health data, will be discussed. Learners will learn about good practices in cyber security to establish a security culture. Through the course, important questions such as “why is cyber security important for healthcare?” and “does healthcare have a cyber security problem?” will be considered and discussed.

Part of a programme of 10 Health Informatics sessions which can be taken separately, or as a programme of 10. Designed by Newcastle University & Health Education England North East and North Cumbria, and accredited by the Faculty of Clinical Informatics UK.  See go.ncl.ac.uk/health-informatics for information about the whole programme.

Who is this course for

Designed to meet the needs of NHS staff – suitable for clinicians, nurses, pharmacists, dentists IT personnel, clinical coders and other healthcare professionals interested in learning about Health Informatics.


Cost: £120, discounts for the whole programme of 10 courses, and for Newcastle University Alumni, staff and students

Date: 13:00 – 14:00 GMT, Thursday 3 March, 2022

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