HIMSS

5 Takeaways from the 2017 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey

The 2017 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey resulted in many positive findings about healthcare cybersecurity. Healthcare providers that contributed to our survey told us that healthcare cybersecurity is indeed a priority and that proactive measures, such as penetration testing, are taking place. Specifically, points of concern include ownership of data (53%), lack of cybersecurity (53%), insider threat

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2017 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey Indicates Promising Trend Toward Cybersecurity Preparedness

Newly re-vamped report also provides education and context around the survey findings CHICAGO (August 9, 2017) Healthcare organizations are taking steps to enhance their cybersecurity programs to a greater degree than anticipated, according to the newly released 2017 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey. Additionally, 80 percent of IT leaders measured indicated their organization employs dedicated cybersecurity staff.

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Testing Immunization-Ready IT Solutions

Remember your first immunizations. Nevertheless, having received them, I am one of roughly three billion lives saved globally ever year a number that speaks volumes about the universal recognition of immunizations as a vital preventative health measure. (CNI) have collaborated in their efforts to develop the newly launched Immunization Integration Program (IIP).

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Information Sharing: What is it? How to do it? Why Does It Matter?

According to the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS), information sharing is a vital resource for critical infrastructure security and resilience. Additionally, information sharing may relate to threats, incidents, etc. DHS defines a threat as a natural or man-made occurrence, individual, entity, or action that has or indicates the potential to harm life, information, operations,

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