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NWN to Present on Advanced Cybersecurity Defense at the North Carolina Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Conference

As U.S. Hospitals Deal with New and Growing Cyberthreats, NWN will Share New Healthcare Security Best Practices and Use Cases Needed to Protect Today’s Essential Services

WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A cybersecurity expert from NWN, the leading integrated cloud communications with infrastructure service provider, will lead the session “Ransomware Defense: Security Controls Across the Cyber Kill Chain” at the North Carolina Chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) fall conference.


Cyberdefense has never been more critical as the global pandemic has made the healthcare industry more vulnerable to cyberattacks. In the past weeks, federal agencies have warned of massive cyberthreats against U.S. hospitals and urged healthcare providers to take precautions. NWN Solution Architect and cybersecurity expert Chris Voravudhi will share defense-in-depth best practices and practical tips for healthcare organizations fighting these threats at North Carolina HIMSS on Tuesday, Nov. 17 from 1:15 - 2:00 p.m. ET.

Voravudhi has more than a decades’ experience in the trenches both implementing and defending enterprise systems, and now works with CTOs and CISOs to design and adopt innovative solutions to transform their programs and drive positive, measurable outcomes. For over 20 years, NWN has a strong track record of serving leading healthcare systems, hospitals, and research institutions with its integrated solution-as-a-service portfolio.

The North Carolina HIMSS fall conference is taking place virtually this year on Nov. 17-18 and is dedicated to enabling the exchange of experiences and ideas in the field of healthcare information and management systems. The conference will include more than 20 sessions plus chat features to connect and interact with other attendees. HIMSS is a global network of health information and technology professionals with 57 local chapters, including North Carolina.

To learn more about Voravudhi’s session and to register for the conference, please visit here.

About NWN:

NWN Corporation, with a strong local presence in North Carolina, is an established leader in technology-enabled services, transforming the customer experience for commercial, enterprise and public sector organizations through its solution-as-a-service platform. With over 1,400 customers throughout the U.S., NWN provides a unified customer experience with integrated offerings for cloud communications, security, contact center, managed devices, connectivity and advanced technology solutions. To learn more about NWN's solutions and offerings, visit www.nwnit.com


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