Scott Breece

CISO; Community Health Systems
Scott Breece is the Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer for Community Health Systems. He leads Information Security activities across all CHS hospitals, physician practices, multi-tiered data centers, and several other owned entities. Mr. Breece’s primary responsibilities include IT risk management for regulatory compliance, identity management, threat and vulnerability management, cybersecurity, security awareness, and Information Security strategy and architecture.

Mr. Breece has more than 18 years of experience in the healthcare industry in a variety of IT roles. He is a results-oriented Information Security leader who drives high quality, innovative, and effective enterprise solutions to strategically support the business and maintain acceptable levels of service. He is recognized for his ability to develop a customer-focused culture and strives to provide quality service while exceeding customer expectations.

Mr. Breece has a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems from Middle Tennessee State University. His professional affiliations include HIMSS, Nashville Technology Council, ISSA, and ISACA. He enjoys volunteering his IT experiences to non-profit organizations and giving back to the community. Mr. Breece and his team were the 2010 Information Security Executive (ISE) Southeast winners for project of the year.


Scott's Session:

Friday, July 31 | 10:00 - 10:50 am
Getting Controls Right: Balancing Security, Privacy and Experience

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