Skye Learning Cybersecurity for Healthcare Professionals - Details Page

Product Details

Topics Covered

  • Information security
  • Security governance
  • External attacks
  • Internal attacks
  • Physical security
  • Access controls
  • Identification and authorization
  • Cryptography
  • Risk management
  • Risk strategies and frameworks
  • Continuity of operations plans
  • Disaster recovery plans
  • Incident management and investigations
  • Audits
  • Security awareness training

Key Features

  • Mobile-friendly
  • Badge and credit-awarding
  • Fully accessible
  • Games & Flashcards
  • Expert-supported
  • Video content

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Course Description

Learning Outcomes

  • Discuss the importance of information security/cybersecurity as it pertains to healthcare entities
  • Explain why certain security trends are increasing and how the top internal and external threats can be mitigated
  • Demonstrate how the CIA triad and security governance tools can be applied in an organization
  • Illustrate various healthcare laws and standards and employ the most appropriate compliance resources for one's organization
  • Describe physical security controls that enhance security
  • Assess various access and identity management controls, including knowledge, possession, and inherence-based techniques
  • Compare and contrast administrative, technical, physical, and audit controls
  • Differentiate between cryptosystems, ciphers, digital signatures, and hashes
  • Demonstrate how risk management principles and frameworks are combined to reduce risk
  • Explain how you would create a continuity of operations plan (COOP) and incorporate an effective disaster recovery plan (DRP)
  • Apply incident management, forensic investigation, and audit principles
  • Prepare for common cybersecurity attacks through security awareness training and mitigate these using best practices


This course has an "Ask the Expert" feature, which submits your questions directly to an expert in the field you are studying. Questions are answered as quickly as possible and usually within 24 hours.

As an Accredited Provider, MindEdge offers for its learning events that comply with the Continuing Education and Training Standard.

Learners must achieve an average test score of at least 70% to meet the minimum successful completion requirement and qualify to receive credit. Learners will have three attempts at all graded assessments.