State of IT Healthcare Security: More Breaches
As hospitals rush to implement EHRs in order to better serve patients and win some stimulus funds from the federal government in the process, they'll need to increase their information security defenses in the process. According to a recent survey by HIMSS, the healthcare industry is struggling to keep up with security as it is. More records and more informatics collaboration will only make the situation more complicated. Here's a look at the state of security at healthcare organizations.