(Thursday - February 04, 2021) - Dickinson County
Healthcare is proud to announce that Doug Copley (pictured above) has joined the
organization as the Chief Information Security Officer.
Dickinson County Healthcare will benefit from Mr.
Copley's extensive healthcare cybersecurity experience. Copley is a
security and privacy veteran with more than 25 years of experience in
the data privacy, information security and risk management fields.
His prior work includes serving as the Chief
Information Security Officer at Beaumont Health and as founder of the
Michigan Healthcare Cyber Security Council.
In his role as Chief Information Security
Officer, Copley will help guide and protect the organization's health
information, ensure the organization is up to date with the latest
cybersecurity best practices, provide security training to employees and
provide ongoing monitoring of DCH cybersecurity.
"Protecting healthcare digital infrastructure has
never been more important," said Chuck Nelson, Dickinson County
Healthcare President and CEO. "DCH will benefit greatly from Doug's
deep background, experience and leadership. He will ensure our
organization stays prepared and protected for all of the challenges in
the rapidly changing cybersecurity environment."
Doug Copley is a Certified Information
Security Manager, Certified Information Systems Security Professional,
Certified Information Privacy Professional, Certified Information
Privacy Technologist and Certified Information Systems Auditor. He is
the founder of Data Protection Partners, which provides fractional
cybersecurity management and advisory services to businesses looking for
deep expertise, but on a part-time basis.
"I am excited to be part of the Dickinson County
Healthcare team," Copley said. "In today's world, threats are pervasive
and managing cybersecurity risk and compliance requires an ongoing
commitment from organizational leadership. I'm proud to help support and
protect such an important community hospital like Dickinson, as well as
the information of the patients it serves."
ABOUT DICKINSON COUNTY HEALTHCARE
Northern Wisconsin and the Central Upper Peninsula for more than 68
years, Dickinson County Healthcare
(DCH) is a 49 bed Community
Hospital with a team of more than 60 active physicians and each year
News release provided by Joe Rizzo, Public
Relations Manager for DCHS.