According to Hipaajournal, reported data breaches of 500 or more healthcare records [rose by 40.63%](https://www.hipaajournal.com/february-2021-healthcare-data-breach-report/#:~:text=There%20was%20a%2040.63%25%20increase,healthcare%20records%20in%20February%202021.&text=After%20two%20consecutive%20months%20where,the%20number%20of%20breached%20records.) in February 2021.
Digitalization in the healthcare industry has allowed healthcare organizations to provide improved patient care, automate administrative tasks, and cut costs by a large margin.
According to stats, 89% of healthcare organizations experienced a data breach in the past two years.
With the right practices it is possible to protect your healthcare organization against cyber attacks. [Read all about it here](https://invozone.com/blog/the-importance-of-cybersecurity-in-the-healthcare-industry/).