HIMSS report analyzes information security

July 2008
Hospice Management Advisor;Jul2008, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p83
The article discusses the report released by the Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Analytics LLC that adresses the security of patient information in hospitals in the U.S. It states that survey results include the patient's lack of awareness on the frequent and serious existence of identity theft. It adds that the health care industry calls for a varied information security systems that addresses a series of needs.


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