2015 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey | Full Report

The responses provided by the 297 individuals completing the 2015 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey helps to gauge the awareness and readiness that healthcare organizations have in this era where significant security incidents are a regular occurrence. Respondents, each of whom have some level of responsibility for information security at their organizations, reported using an average of 11 different technologies to secure their environments and more than half indicated their organizations have hired a full-time professional, such as a Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), to manage the information security functions.