Connected technologies, Big Data analytics and electronic health records are combining to redefine consumer demands and business models. At the same time sophisticated threats that compromise and steal digitized medical data are forcing healthcare payers and providers to rethink information security and privacy threats. We share key findings in our 2015 Global State of Information Security Survey.
The 16 million Americans expected to gain health insurance in 2014 represent a new customer base with a demographic profile and health needs that differ from the current insured population. This will change patient behaviors, provider and payer operations, and product offerings in unknown ways. Healthcare organizations need to stay in front of both existing and emerging risks to succeed in this new marketplace.
Read more about best practices to guard against data security and privacy breaches in our eHealth initiative highlights report.
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