SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Health Advisory Solutions (First), a leader in

medical device security services, and Zingbox, provider of the

most widely deployed healthcare Internet of Things (IoT) analytics

platform, today announced a strategic partnership to provide a

comprehensive security and operations solution for connected healthcare

assets. The unified approach, managing the ever-increasing reliance on

the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT), will relieve healthcare delivery

organizations of operational and technical challenges of identifying,

securing and maintaining all types of connected assets.

The combined offering, IoMT Guardian, will leverage Zingbox’s

healthcare analytics platform for real-time protection of hospitals and

their environment by inventorying all connected medical devices, onboard

new devices, secure against ransomware/malware, and optimize device

utilization. In concert with the Zingbox platform, First’s IoMT services

provide customers with a holistic, managed solution that will address

asset governance, legacy device security strategies, lifecycle

management as well as rapid response to threats.

IoMT Guardian will foster collaboration and clarity of device

ownership in previously ambiguous areas of responsibility. Our

comprehensive solution with Zingbox addresses both the technical and

operational blind spots many organizations are facing today with

connected assets, including policy navigation, patching strategy,

network design and clinical engineering involvement. We are proud to be

a partner of Zingbox, as our successful co-engagements have shown

immediate value in managing risk,” said Carter Groome, co-founder and

CEO of First.

“Healthcare industry faces a growing challenge in securing their

connected medical devices. From accurate inventory and real-time

security protection to gaining operational insights, they face a

daunting task,” said Xu Zou, CEO and co-founder of Zingbox. “We are

excited to partner with First Health Advisory Solutions to bring

together the most widely deployed healthcare IoT analytics platform and

the industry-proven services for assessment, policy enforcement and

other managed services.”

About First Health Advisory Solutions

First combines security, device operations, analytics and policy insight

to bring healthcare delivery organizations impactful and cost-conscious

services that immediately reduce enterprise risk. As the healthcare IoT

footprint widens, First’s IoMT Guardian program bolsters readiness from

assessment to detect and response via comprehensive management of

connected assets. The company’s flexible engagements accelerate internal

efforts while providing an outside perspective of your posture as it

relates to patient safety, security and medical device vulnerabilities.

For more information, please visit

About Zingbox

Zingbox is the provider of the most widely deployed healthcare Internet

of Things (IoT) analytics platform. Recently named a Cool

Vendor in IoT Security by Gartner and recipient of the Stevie Award

for Most Innovative Company, Zingbox helps hospitals realize the full

potential of their IoT medical devices, delivering a new standard for

uninterrupted quality care through device inventory, management,

security, and optimization for the entire IoT environment. The company’s

device-specific AI-powered machine learning platform uses the first

real-time deep behavioral learning technology for connected medical

devices. For more information, please visit


First Health Advisory Solutions

Toby Gouker, 443-484-8622