HIM professionals have worked diligently to protect data privacy and security during a time of digital transformation to healthcare. The unfortunate reality? Hackers have worked even harder to access that data. It’s a game of ‘cat and mouse,’ and regrettably, the mice (i.e., hackers) appear to have a competitive edge. Healthcare data breaches have tripled since 2017 with 44 percent of healthcare organizations experiencing a cryptomining or ransomware attack.
Click here to read the Journal of AHIMA article “Unveiling the Illusion of Digital Health Data Security,” written by LexisNexis Risk Solutions, to learn more about new and potential security threats.
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