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“The State of Patient Identity Management” Survey Analysis Shows Discrepancy in Cybersecurity Preparedness and Marketplace Reality

Healthcare Organizations are Overly Confident in their Security Measures to Protect Patient Data

LexisNexis® Risk Solutions announced the results of the online survey conducted in collaboration with Information Security Media Group (ISMG) to investigate the cybersecurity trends in healthcare. The survey included responses from more than 100 participants from healthcare organizations (HCOs), including hospitals, physician group practices and payers in spring 2019.

The State of Patient Identity Management” report highlights HCOs’ cybersecurity strategies, current best practices in patient identity management and investment plans for improvement. Moreover, the analysis of results demonstrates that HCOs have high levels of confidence in their cybersecurity preparedness despite most surveyed...