8 Takeaways from the 2015 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey
Information security is rising in importance for healthcare organizations. For example, more than half of nearly 300 healthcare professionals with some responsibility for information security say their organization has hired a full-time information security professional, according to results of a new survey from HIMSS. Risks are high -- two-thirds of respondents to the HIMSS survey said their organization had a significant security incident in the recent past, and information security has risen as a business priority for 87 percent of the organizations in the past year. Here are more findings from the HIMSS survey.