"Australia's healthcare system,
like transport or energy, is a critical infrastructure"
"The industry is increasingly aware of cyber risks", added Dr Nathan Pinskier of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and an e-health specialist.
"In Australian Cybersecurity, there are only two types of healthcare organisations — those that know they've been hacked and those that don't know they've been hacked," he said.
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