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CHAMPIONS OF HEALTH AND CYBERSECURITY UNITE AT HIMSS 2019
Today is the first full day of HIMSS 2019 – the world’s largest health information and technology conference – and we’ve just arrived in sunny Orlando, Florida, joining more than 45,000 healthcare professionals from across 90+ countries. This year, HIMSS is emphasizing cyber security and privacy – and we’re here to help. Healthcare providers on the frontlines are rapidly turning to new models of care to offer advanced patient services and improve clinical outcomes. This year’s conference will explore a range of topics and technologies driving this evolution such as clinical informatics, digital health, interoperability, technology consumerization and personalized healthcare. Yet, as healthcare delivery networks expand in size and sophistication, they are also generating huge amounts of sensitive patient data or electronic personal health information (ePHI) – a key target for cyber attackers. According to the 2018 End-of-Year Data Breach Report from the Identity Theft Resource Center, the healthcare sector had the second largest number of breaches last year, exposing nearly 10 million patient records (double the number from 2017). READ MORE