The Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) has advanced the healthcare industry by strengthening its efficiency and accuracy. Smart medical devices have enabled doctors, physicians, nurses, and other medical staff to enhance the delivery of healthcare services and improve the patient experience. However, reaping the many benefits that these smart medical devices offer is not a straightforward task; IoMTs come with significant risks, and managing these risks is imperative to maintaining operational continuity and ensuring patient safety. Despite acknowledging this fact, healthcare delivery organizations (HDOs) struggle with managing IoMT risks, and below are four key reasons why.
- Insufficient Authentication
- Incompatible with Agents
- Limited Context
- Not Understanding Risk
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