2013 Annual Security Survey Results

Source: Privacy & Security
February 20, 2014

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Recent cyberattacks have to proven to be highly disruptive and damaging to the goodwill of healthcare organizations. Participate in the HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey to identify how your healthcare organization is avoiding becoming the next victim in the industry. We invite you to take five minutes to respond to our survey. All participants will be entered into a drawing to win one of several prizes. Read the security study details.

Read the latest results from the 2013 HIMSS Security Survey!

Now in its sixth year, the HIMSS Security Survey captures the experiences of information technology (IT) and security professionals from healthcare provider organizations across the U.S. relating to the security of electronic patient data.

The 2013 HIMSS Security Survey, supported by the Medical Group Management Association and underwritten by Experian® Data Breach Resolution, profiles the data security experiences of 283 information technology (IT) and security professionals employed by U.S. hospitals and physician practices.

The HIMSS Security Survey report contains the consolidated responses from survey participants and encompasses 8 primary security topics.

Read the complete results from the 2013 HIMSS Security Survey.

The latest results of the HIMSS Security Survey indicate that hospitals and physician practices show progress in securing patient information, but security breaches and medical identity theft still raise concerns. Read the latest press release for the 2013 HIMSS Security Survey.

Key findings from the 6th Annual HIMSS Security Survey summarized in the HIMSS Security Survey Infographic.

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