The Health Sector Coordinating Council Cybersecurity Working Group (CWG) sent a letter August 24 to the Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services (CMS) recommending that CMS create an exception to the physician self-referral law (also known as the Stark law.) This exception would allow for the donation of cybersecurity technology and services to help improve the cybersecurity posture of providers, better protect patient information, improve patient safety, and help fortify our sector from growing global threats.  Read letter below:

SCC JCSWG Policy group comments on Stark RFI vFINAL v2 (1)