DCH names information security officer
IRON MOUNTAIN — Doug Copley has become chief information security officer at Dickinson County Healthcare.
Copley is a security and privacy veteran with more than 25 years of experience.
His previous 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 health care 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.”
Copley is the founder of Data Protection Partners, which provides fractional cybersecurity management and advisory services to businesses.
“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,” Copley said.