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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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Could HIPAA Make Criminals Out of People You Know?
sponsored by 8x8, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you how to evaluate telecom providers for storing important data such as faxes, voicemail, and other PHI. View now to learn when to trust an organization as an associate and when to realize red flags are being raised.
Posted: 17 Apr 2015 | Published: 18 Aug 2014

8x8, Inc.

Enabling Mobile Users and Staying Compliant
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Healthcare providers find it difficult enable collaboration and efficient workflows while complying with regulations because of the sensitive information on staff's mobile devices. Find out how a containerization, application-wrapping, and secure connectivity option can bring healthcare organizations a higher level of control and security.
Posted: 15 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

BlackBerry

Data Analytics Security Platform Buyer's Guide
sponsored by HP Security Voltage
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to protect your data to stay compliant with today's stringent healthcare regulations. Read on to learn more
Posted: 03 Apr 2015 | Published: 19 Nov 2014

HP Security Voltage

The CIO's BYOD Toolbox: Top Trends for HIPAA Compliant mHealth
sponsored by RingCentral
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper now to learn how you can implement an efficient BYOD strategy that avoids the top 4 security risks and complies with HIPAA.
Posted: 31 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

RingCentral

Why Role Management has the Spotlight
sponsored by SailPoint Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Uncover how role management can help your organization manage information security and corporate risk in three key areas. Access now to learn more.
Posted: 24 Mar 2015 | Published: 04 Dec 2013

SailPoint Technologies

Why Healthcare Providers Seek Out New Ways To Manage and Utilize Big Data
sponsored by CyrusOne
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides suggestions for how to manage healthcare data in ways that comply with HIPAA and HITECH, particularly how to manage big data volumes.
Posted: 18 Mar 2015 | Published: 01 Jan 2015

CyrusOne

Tackling the Critical IT Challenges of Healthcare Reform
sponsored by CyrusOne
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives you a roadmap for navigating the complex IT challenges of healthcare reform.
Posted: 18 Mar 2015 | Published: 01 Jan 2015

CyrusOne

How does your image management approach stack up?
sponsored by GE Healthcare
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines multi-layered neutrality in the healthcare industry, and how it can unify medical images and clinical documents across the enterprise.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

GE Healthcare

The 2014 Bitglass Healthcare Breach Report
sponsored by BitGlass
WHITE PAPER: This informative report takes a close look at reported healthcare data breaches over the past 3 years and discusses what they mean for consumers, healthcare organizations, and the future of digital healthcare records.
Posted: 05 Feb 2015 | Published: 05 Feb 2015

BitGlass

Transforming Healthcare IT with User Environment Management
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: Inside this white paper, examine the biggest challenges facing today's healthcare industry and find out how user environment management (UEM) is providing healthcare IT with the resources to tackle these challenges while improving patient care and increasing operational efficiencies.
Posted: 04 Feb 2015 | Published: 04 Feb 2015

AppSense

A Prescription for Privacy
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the challenges surrounding the emerging world of EHR technology, including the requirements that govern the protection of confidential patient data online; the measures that organizations need to take right now to prepare for these upcoming changes to the healthcare industry; and more.
Posted: 14 Jan 2015 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Symantec Corporation

Email Security Checklist: Eight Steps for Healthcare Organizations
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how you can embrace email as a core communication tool while still adhering to HIPAA guidelines.
Posted: 18 Dec 2014 | Published: 18 Dec 2014

Mimecast

Healthcare Email Management: Balancing Security, Compliance, and Cost
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses a number of email management challenges facing healthcare CIOs, including HITECH and HIPAA compliance, budget constraints, cloud-based email and collaboration technologies, and data security.
Posted: 17 Dec 2014 | Published: 17 Dec 2014

Mimecast

HIPAA Compliance and Data Security with BYOD
sponsored by BitGlass
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the push and pull between the productivity gains that BYOD offers modern healthcare organizations and the security and compliance risks that it presents. IT also explains how to devise a mobile security solution that will satisfy both IT departments and employees.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

BitGlass

Five Steps to Meaningful Use with Workspace Virtualization
sponsored by RES Software
WHITE PAPER: Healthcare IT pros face 3 obstacles when trying to align with meaningful use standards: clinician experience, security and compliance, and legacy infrastructure management. In this expert guide, discover 5 key benefits healthcare organizations will realize when they deploy workspace virtualization.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

RES Software

HIPAA Violations Incur Multi-Million Dollar Penalties
sponsored by Absolute Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals the evolution of HIPAA-HITECH regulations over the past few years, and explains what type of information needs to be locked down.
Posted: 17 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Absolute Software

Secure Virtual Desktop Infrastructure for HIPAA Compliance
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the benefits of a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) for healthcare facilities trying to implement mobile devices for improved secure patient data access.
Posted: 23 Apr 2014 | Published: 23 Apr 2014

Imprivata

Managing the Healthcare Information Stream Effectively
sponsored by CommVault
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to discover the looming challenge of managing the healthcare information stream.
Posted: 09 Sep 2014 | Published: 09 Sep 2014

CommVault

Voltage Success Story: Envision Pharmaceutical Services
sponsored by Voltage Security, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This case study features Envision Pharmaceutical Services' experience with an easy-to-use, low-cost email platform that ensured secure data sharing and helped maintain HIPAA and PCI DSS compliance.
Posted: 18 Jun 2014 | Published: 18 Jun 2014

Voltage Security, Inc.

Personally Identifiable Information (PII) and Personal Health Information (PHI)
sponsored by Voltage Security, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features an encrypted email solution that eliminates the need for paper-driven information sharing processes, and ensures secure, compliant transfers.
Posted: 16 Jun 2014 | Published: 16 Jun 2014

Voltage Security, Inc.

Simplify implementation of the HITRUST Common Security Framework
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Click through to explore the Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) common security framework (CSF) which harmoniously combines compliance management controls for simplified, cost-effective HCO audit preparation.
Posted: 24 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

Symantec Corporation

Industry Perspectives: The Impact of HIPAA and HITECH
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features a set of solutions that address not only compliance concerns, but the overarching risk potential in today's healthcare environments.
Posted: 24 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2011

Symantec Corporation

Compliance Field Guide: Reducing Costs in an Increasingly Regulated World
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth white paper offers 6 compliance and audit best practices to help you address today's complex compliance environment. Click through for a leading integrated solution that manages policies, standards, response assessments, and vulnerabilities.
Posted: 24 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Symantec Corporation

Avoid HIPAA Compliance Violations Amid the Rise of BYOD
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This expert e-guide from SearchHealthIT.com offers 5 tips on how to secure a mobility strategy so that HCOs can enjoy the benefits of a more flexible workforce while maintaining HIPAA compliance.
Posted: 23 Apr 2014 | Published: 23 Apr 2014

Imprivata

Imprivata Cortext: HIPAA Compliant Texting for Clinicians
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals the top 2 best practices to ensure secure, HIPAA-compliant text messaging for the healthcare industry.
Posted: 11 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Imprivata
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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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