A healthcare organization can have the most robust security protections in the world. But it only takes is a single click on a scam email for it all to be for naught. No wonder infosec professionals take phishing seriously.
There are many reasons why healthcare organizations aren't better positioned to manage their data security, meet compliance requirements and mitigate risk. This infographic from the 2015 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey explains.
As hospitals and health systems continue to build their defenses against dangerous new data threats, certain technologies are making bigger, faster impacts than others on their security preparedness.
How's this for big data? This chart visualizes every visit for each of nearly 30,000 patients in an ACO, showing the quantity of data that accrues over the course of a year as the episodes of care add up.
By Jenna Duchter, from the datascience@berkeley blog.