St. Jude Medical to form cyber security medical advisory board
St. Jude Medical announced that it is forming a Cyber Security Medical Advisory Board, or CSMAB, to advise as it continues to advance cyber security standards in the medical device industry by working with experts and government agencies. "We recognize that improving technology to address cyber security risks must be balanced with how to best care for patients benefitting from medical devices. Creating the CSMAB ensures we receive direct feedback from leading physicians on patient management considerations. St. Jude Medical's ongoing commitment is to ensure our medical device ecosystem always puts patient safety at the forefront...Establishing the CSMAB will help ensure that St. Jude Medical's cyber security protections continue to be innovative and meet the demands of the dynamic cyber security environment without jeopardizing patient care. Patient care is, and has always been, our top priority," the company stated.