Cyber attacks on hospitals and health systems have skyrocketed. With breaches surging 104% YoY and the average cost of a healthcare data breach at $10.93 million, there’s an urgent need for action. For healthcare organizations to fortify their cybersecurity defenses, it’s crucial to start thinking differently about penetration testing.

Join cybersecurity expert T.J. Ramsey, Senior Director of Threat Assessment Operations at Fortified Health Security, for an enlightening discussion on new ways to look at penetration testing and its relevance in healthcare.


  • A threat actor’s mindset and their approach to attacking healthcare organizations
  • New ways to look at penetration testing in healthcare and why it matters
  • How to strategically use pen test findings to prevent future attacks


About the presenter

Tim (T.J.) Ramsey
Senior Director, Threat Assessment Operations
Fortified Health Security

T.J. Ramsey is a seasoned IT security professional with 18 years of experience focused on healthcare and defense intelligence. He served as a U.S. Army Military Intelligence Analyst for the Department of Defense, and held security roles at Obsidian Solutions Group and SAIC/Leidos. T.J. has shared his cybersecurity expertise in publications like TechTarget and Chief Healthcare Executive and presented at industry events, including Health Connect Partners (HCP), CHIME, and THIMA.