Cyber committee, staff training top adopted security measures among hospitals: 5 CHIME insights

Becker's Health IT

Hannah Mitchell

The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives released its 2021 Digital Health Most Wired Trends Report, which examines the core components of security programs at hospitals nationwide.

The survey represents 36,674 healthcare organizations across several countries, according to a Nov. 17 news release. The report is based on aggregated survey data from U.S. respondents.

Five study insights:

1. Training their security workforce was the most common practice, with 99 percent of organizations including it in their cybersecurity program, and 96 percent of organizations used risk assessments to identify compliance gaps and cybersecurity vulnerabilities at least once a year.

2. Ninety-five percent of organizations have...

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