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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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Managing Cybersecurity Risk in a HIPAA-Compliant World (HIPAA vs HITRUST)
sponsored by Coalfire
WHITE PAPER: The knowledge and expertise that third-party professionals to the table can help you identify risks in comparison to best practices for becoming compliant with HIPPA. Learn how you can receive the proper guidance to meet compliance requirements and get ongoing proactive monitoring tools in the process.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Coalfire

Best Practices to Enable Clinician Mobility for Patient-Centered Healthcare
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can deliver a consistent experience as clinicians roam across locations, devices and networks – without sacrificing security, patient privacy, regulatory compliance and IT manageability.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Citrix

Top 10 Security Priorities For US Healthcare Organizations
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: This report by Gartner reveals the main security challenges the healthcare industry faces. Unveil the top 10 security priorities for US healthcare organizations so that you can address the industry's most difficult challenges.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 22 Oct 2015

Absolute

Protect Patient Data with Strong Desktop Security: 7 Steps
sponsored by Aventura
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to build a security wall around PHI by addressing desktop security vulnerabilities. Unveil 7 ways to strengthen desktop security and access management in order to keep patient data safe.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Aventura

FAQ: ShareFile Cloud for Healthcare
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Answer your frequently asked questions regarding ShareFile Cloud, an enterprise file sync and sharing (EFSS) solution, and see its benefits for healthcare organizations. Access now to witness how your organization can manage patient files and meet HIPAA requirements with an EFSS service.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Citrix

Are You Prepared for a HIPAA Audit? 7 Steps to Security Readiness
sponsored by Aventura
WHITE PAPER: If you are one of the selected entities for an Office for Civil Rights (OCR) HIPAA audit, will you be ready? Uncover 7 steps to ensure you're fully prepared for a HIPAA audit.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

Aventura

How HIPAA Compliance is Impossible without Privileged Management
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Achieving compliance with data security standards requires you to mitigate the risk of privileged access – in healthcare and other industries. Access this white paper now to learn how you can implement proven strategies to achieve regulatory compliance while fighting against other risks.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Dell Software

Why use data loss prevention for healthcare systems
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to detect and prevent email containing PHI from being transmitted to the internet, detect and prevent network transmissions containing PHI from leaving your network and prevent PHI from being copied to a USB device.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Digital Guardian

4 Ways Data Loss Prevention Can Help Meet More Stringent HIPAA Enforcement
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: Implemented correctly, data loss prevention (DLP) can help your organization maintain HIPAA compliance. This white paper reviews 4 specific HIPAA statutes and how DLP helps your organization comply with each.
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Digital Guardian

Protecting PHI: Evaluating Methods for Detection
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: Access this paper now to evaluate methods of detecting regulated data like personal health information, and the benefits and downfalls of each.
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Digital Guardian

4 Steps to Implementing Data Protection in Healthcare
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to implement data protection in your healthcare organization in 4 steps, keeping patient medical information secure and ensuring you remain in compliance with HIPAA.
Posted: 03 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Digital Guardian

Industry Spotlight: US Healthcare Security Budgets and Priorities
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester report helps healthcare security professionals learn from their peers and provides best practices for addressing critical security risks as budgets slowly increase. Access now to learn how you can better protect private patient information and retain your organization's good reputation.
Posted: 03 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Digital Guardian

Best Practices for Protecting Patient Data in the Cloud
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: Now that many healthcare organizations are using cloud computing to store and share sensitive patient information, they must figure out how to extend data loss prevention (DLP) strategies to include cloud storage. Discover best practices for applying DLP to the cloud.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Digital Guardian

Risk or Reward? UC, IM, and Social Media in the Pharmaceutical Industry
sponsored by Actiance
WHITE PAPER: For pharmaceutical companies, the reward from social channels is high, but they must mitigate the risk in order to make it worth using. Learn how to capture and archive all content from social channels to stay in line with corporate governance and regulatory requirements.
Posted: 25 Apr 2016 | Published: 25 Apr 2016

Actiance

Compliance Beyond Email: Navigating the Complexities within Healthcare
sponsored by Actiance
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how you can provide doctors and patients diverse communications coupled with strong compliance and data protection. Uncover 5 ways to mitigate legal and security risks in your healthcare organization.
Posted: 25 Apr 2016 | Published: 25 Apr 2016

Actiance

Addressing HIPAA Requirements for Electronic Communications
sponsored by Actiance
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper and learn how you can enable seamless electronic communication in healthcare while meeting stringent compliance requirements, such as HIPAA, with 3 best practices.
Posted: 22 Apr 2016 | Published: 22 Apr 2016

Actiance

How Healthcare Organizations Both Enable Mobile Users and Stay Compliant
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to stay HIPAA compliant even when mobile devices come into play. Read on to uncover insight for securing your enterprise and BYOD to protect sensitive data, and learn about containerization, application-wrapping, and more.
Posted: 21 Apr 2016 | Published: 21 Apr 2016

BlackBerry

Avoid becoming the catch of the day: Four steps to combat phishing attacks
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: Phishing has emerged as the top security threat facing healthcare organizations. Access this white paper now for 4 steps you can take to better prepare for and defend against phishing attacks while maintaining a balance between security and clinical workflow efficiency.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Imprivata

How Hospitals Can Avoid the Biggest Healthcare Communications Mistake
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: Today, healthcare organizations suffer from poor communications practices due to outdated pager systems. Can secure messaging save your organization from these pitfalls and blunders? Take a look at this white paper to review the pros and cons of each approach.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 17 Feb 2016

Imprivata

Case Study: Protect Against Prescription Fraud with EPCS
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: The case study outlines Cambridge Health Alliance's drivers for implementing electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS), and strategies and technologies for meeting DEA requirements. Gather best practice advice to help your healthcare organization achieve EPCS success.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Imprivata

The Cost of a Data Breach: Healthcare Settlements Involving Lost or Stolen Devices
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: This white paper sheds light on how hostile the PHI black market is with recent breach reports. Learn from other healthcare organizations that have experienced a data breach and make security adjustments to ensure you don't suffer the same fate.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Absolute

Solutions for Healthcare and HIPAA Compliance
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This guide reviews how new mobile technologies can help improve care using modern applications.
Posted: 11 Nov 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Citrix

Healthcare Organizations and Data Breach: How to Lower Risk and Reduce Liability
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Access this guide to find detailed steps on lowering the risks of, and recovering quickly from, a healthcare data breach.
Posted: 25 Aug 2015 | Published: 25 Aug 2015

Global Knowledge

HIPAA Violations Incur Multi-Million Dollar Penalties
sponsored by Absolute
WHITE PAPER: Follow the evolution of HIPAA-HITECH regulations over the past few years, learn why compliance is more important than ever before, and gain knowledge on how to avoid violations inside this resource.
Posted: 04 Aug 2015 | Published: 15 Jul 2015

Absolute

Security trends in the healthcare industry
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives you the latest statistics on healthcare-related security breaches and how you can avoid becoming a statistic yourself by falling victim to attack. Learn about the most common cyberattacks against healthcare organizations and how to patch vulnerabilities you may have in your network.
Posted: 15 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM
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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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