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ALSO CALLED: HIPPA, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996
DEFINITION: HIPAA is the United States Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. There are two sections to the Act. HIPAA Title I deals with protecting health insurance coverage for people who lose or change jobs. HIPAA Title II includes an administrative simplification section which deals with the standardization of healthcare-related information systems. In the information technology industries,  … 
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Focused IT Compliance at Barnabas Health
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: In this webcast, Barnabas Health leaders share their experience with an always-on compliance management solution that simplified administrative, policy, and risk management.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 25, 2014

Symantec Corporation

R UR DOCS TXTING?
sponsored by Imprivata
WEBCAST: This webcast, hosted by Ed Ricks, CIO of Beaufort Memorial Hospital, explains the compliance concerns with clinician text messaging, and shares Beaufort's experience implementing a secure, compliant solution that was able to reduce time wasted using communication technologies.
Posted: 22 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 22, 2014

Imprivata

Health IT 101 Classroom
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Health IT is an everchanging industry with new HIPAA compliance regulations to consider. This Classroom will answer all your questions on the evolution Health IT, Health Information Exchange, Meaningful Use Stage 2 and more.
Posted: 15 Mar 2013 | Premiered: 20 Mar 2013

SearchHealthIT.com

Molina Healthcare Minimizes Risk and Achieves Compliance with Symantec Solutions
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: View this webcast to learn which cost-effective solution Molina Healthcare chose to help them maintain continuous compliance with a variety of regulations.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 25, 2014

Symantec Corporation

HIPAA Compliance Statement
sponsored by TigerText, Inc.
WEBCAST: This white paper presents a simple, secure mobile platform that enables your healthcare facility with text messaging capabilities that remain in compliance with HIPAA.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 14, 2014

TigerText, Inc.

Million Dollar HIPAA Penalties for Healthcare
sponsored by Absolute Software
WEBCAST: The threat of million dollar penalties from HIPAA regulations is making Healthcare Organizations re-evaluate their patient information security infrastructure. Watch this recorded webcast to see how your organization can reduce the risk.
Posted: 11 Nov 2013 | Premiered: Nov 11, 2013

Absolute Software

Economic & Productivity Impact of IT Security on Healthcare - Video
sponsored by Imprivata
WEBCAST: View this webcast to explore the results of a recent Ponemon Institute study that indicate a clear need for healthcare institutions to invest in modern communications technology to ensure efficient patient care, as well as compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations.
Posted: 08 Nov 2013 | Premiered: May 8, 2013

Imprivata

Netwrix Auditor Enterprise Edition
sponsored by Netwrix Corporation
TRIAL SOFTWARE: When diagnosing the cause of your Active Directory problems, native auditing won't show you the complete picture of exactly what changed before your problems started. Netwrix Auditor does what native auditing can't: Download your free 20-day trial of Netwrix Auditor today.
Posted: 09 Oct 2013 | Premiered: 09 Oct 2013

Netwrix Corporation

Healthcare Networking Classroom
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Building wireless networks for use in the healthcare field can be challenging, especially in light of HIPAA privacy and security concerns. In these classroom lessons, learn how to overcome the challenges of building these networks, and hear from one hospital that has focused on making mobile technology integration part of its long-term strategy.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Premiered: 10 Jun 2013

SearchHealthIT.com

Mercy Health System Speeds Access to EpicCare and Increases Clinician Satisfaction
sponsored by Imprivata
WEBCAST: This webcast demonstrates how one hospital was able to benefit from single sign-on technology that helped foster physician satisfaction while meeting HIPAA compliance regulations.
Posted: 05 Jun 2012 | Premiered: Jun 5, 2012

Imprivata

Data Protection Virtual Seminar
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL TRADESHOW: The combination of the ever-changing compliance landscape, Web 2.0 and technologies such as mobile devices have made it increasingly more difficult to track where your confidential data resides and put mechanisms in place to protect it.
Posted: 19 Oct 2009 | Premiered: Nov 17, 2009, 09:30 EST (14:30 GMT)

TOPICS:  HIPAA | Web 2.0
SearchSecurity.com

PODCAST: SOX, GLBA and HIPAA: Multiple Regulations, One Compliance Solution
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
PODCAST: What do SOX, GLBA, and HIPPA all have in common? These important regulations all require technical safeguards to protect or guarantee the veracity of critical information. In this Q&A podcast, gain an understanding of the above regulations and discover what capabilities and organization must have in place to address the requirements.
Posted: 01 Sep 2009 | Premiered: Aug 24, 2009

Tripwire, Inc.

SOX, GLBA and HIPAA: Multiple Regulations, One Compliance Solution
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WEBCAST: SOX, GLBA and HIPAA share a common regulatory compliance thread - the need to use automation to ensure continuous compliance with required IT controls. View this webcast for an overview of each regulation. Also, gain an understanding of the capabilities an organization must have in place to address these requirements.
Posted: 01 Sep 2009 | Premiered: Aug 24, 2009

Tripwire, Inc.
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HIPAA DEFINITION (continued): …  this section is what most people mean when they refer to HIPAA. HIPAA establishes mandatory regulations that require extensive changes to the way that health providers conduct business. FAQ: What is the impact of HIPAA on IT operations? HIPAA seeks to establish standardized mechanisms for electronic data interchange ( EDI ), security, and confidentiality of all healthcare-related data. The Act mandates: standardized formats for all patient health, administrative, and financial data; unique identifiers (ID numbers) for each healthcare entity, including individuals, employers, health plans and … 
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