MDA National Webinar: Cyber Security – how to protect your practice

Medical Practices are under continuous threat from cyber attacks. What steps are you taking to protect your practice and the patients that you serve? Understand the risks of cyber attacks and learn the basic requirements to ensure your practice is cyber ready, so you can keep on focussing on providing outstanding patient care.

Presented by Gae Nuttall, Support in Practice adviser at MDA National, and Mark Luckin, Manager, Cyber & Technology at Lockton Companies Australia. This webinar will cover off important topics to help prepare you and your practice such as:

  • Summary of the Privacy Act which includes data security
  • What issues we see and our general advice in response to these issues
  • The basic requirements to ensure your practice is protected
  • Insights to what insurers expect as minimum standards from insureds either at renewal or as time buyers


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Event Information

Career Stages:

  • Practice Managers and Owners
  • Others


Tuesday, 21 June 2022 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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