Refining regulatory compliance efforts (55 percent), bettering security awareness/education (45 percent), and spotting data breaches (34 percent) ranked highest as respondents' priorities.
"The three highest-ranked priorities for healthcare security professionals were refining regulatory compliance efforts (55 percent), bettering security awareness/education (45 percent) and spotting data breaches (34 percent).."Two of these, "refining regulatory compliance efforts" and "spotting data breaches," can be addressed with low-cost on-demand SaaS analytics services that deliver actionable intelligence on data organizations already have.
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Download a white paper on patient privacy breach detection. Learn how to proactively identify unauthorized breaches of patient data privacy, even by authorized users - with no hardware and no on-site software.Sources:
(a) Survey Reveals Healthcare Data Security Priorities, Concerns - HealthITSecurity.com, 04/15/2013
(b) Healthcare Information Security Today Survey - Healthcare Information Security Today, 04/2013