The healthcare industry is facing various challenges in finding the right employees for different roles, from C-suite leaders to IT staff and data scientists. These challenges include value-based reimbursement, caring for an aging population, and cybersecurity threats. A recent survey revealed that hospitals and non-acute providers have different strategies for hiring information and technology leaders. The top challenges that healthcare organizations are prioritizing include cybersecurity, improving quality outcomes, and clinical informatics. Staffing challenges are negatively impacting providers, with many organizations having open positions. In the coming month, Healthcare IT News and Healthcare Finance will explore the challenges related to staffing and workforce in the healthcare industry.
Cloud Detection and Response (CDR) company, Gem Security, has raised $23m in an oversubscribed Series A funding round. The round was led by GGV Capital