Information security and patient privacy are fundamental components of a well-functioning healthcare environment. The privacy and security content area of HIMSS provides resources to assist healthcare organizations and business associates with their privacy and security initiatives.
Search through our topic-based toolkits below to learn more or contribute to our efforts by joining our volunteer task forces or work groups.
Apply general principles for managing electronic information to keep information private and secure
Implement appropriate policy and procedures for smaller organizations
Navigate the challenges of securely, reliably matching patient identity across systems
Just as we cannot expect technology to “run itself,” we also cannot expect that cybersecurity defense is automatic. Skilled and knowledgeable personnel are needed to keep data safe and secure.
mHealth Summit, Cyber Security Summit, and Population Health Summit Come Together this Fall for the inaugural HIMSS Connected Health Conference.
Healthcare Organizations Implement New Technology and Personnel to Stay Ahead of Cyberattacks