Cloud Computing in Healthcare Please take a few minutes to tell us how you are using the cloud in your organization. Question Title * 1. Are you currently using cloud hosting for clinical applications? Yes No Question Title * 2. If Yes, what type(s) of applications are cloud hosted? Clinical applications and data Patient portal EHR access Health Information Exchange HR applications and data SAAS applications Backup and disaster recovery Hosted archived data Other (please specify) Question Title * 3. If No, do you plan to use cloud hosting for clinical applications in the future? Yes No Question Title * 4. If Yes, what is your timeframe for migrating to the cloud? Less than 3 months 3 to 6 months 6 to 12 months 12+ months Question Title * 5. How secure do you feel using cloud hosting for clinical applications that include PHI? Not at all A little Mostly Completely Question Title * 6. If you do not feel secure, what are your concerns? Question Title * 7. What are the benefits of cloud hosting for your organization? Augmenting technological capabilities Saving IT resource capacity Improving financial metrics Speed of deployment Lower maintenance costs No capital expenditure budget Saves money Other (please specify) Question Title * 8. What are the challenges? Physical and technical security Security of PHI data Security of network Finding a certified vendor Cost of certified vendors Business Associate Agreements Availability and downtime issues Slow response times and/or latency Other (please specify) Question Title * 9. Do you support site-to-site VPN? Yes No Question Title * 10. If Yes, what applications use your site-to-site VPN? EHR HRIS Image management Claims Billing Other (please specify) Thank you for taking our survey.