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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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Aligning Business and IT through Connected Requirements: Unifying the Development Process
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to learn how the connected-requirements approach serves as the framework for the use of products and technologies that are designed to allow you to optimize team performance, align the development process with your organization's business goals and meet auditing and regulatory compliance requirements.
Posted: 20 Feb 2009 | Published: 01 Oct 2008

IBM

Email Management in Today's Regulatory Environment
sponsored by Ontrack® PowerControls™ by Kroll Ontrack
WHITE PAPER: Many businesses use the Exchange email server because of its full feature set and integration with Microsoft Office via the Outlook email client. But Exchange has one glaring drawback - it is very difficult to restore messages, mailboxes, and other data. Ontrack® PowerControls™ for Microsoft® Exchange Server solves the problem..
Posted: 10 Feb 2009 | Published: 10 Feb 2009

Ontrack® PowerControls™ by Kroll Ontrack

Outbound Email and Data Loss Prevention in Today's Enterprise
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper overviews a survey completed by Proofpoint and Forrester Consulting that analyzes the legal, financial, and regulatory risks associated with outbound email in large enterprises.
Posted: 05 Feb 2009 | Published: 01 May 2008

Proofpoint, Inc.

Laws, regulations and compliance: Top tips for keeping your data under your control
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines the rules, looks at the main threats to security compliance and highlights how a well-defined strategy, backed up by powerful technology, can provide the solution.
Posted: 22 Dec 2008 | Published: 22 Dec 2008

Sophos, Inc.

Enabling Sustainable Compliance Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to see how adopting a sustainable security compliance strategy minimizes risk, while making proper use of people, process and technology. Also learn how you can cost-effectively comply with regulations, while maintaining business flexibility to achieve mission goals.
Posted: 22 Dec 2008 | Published: 19 Dec 2008

IBM

Document Solutions IP Faxing versus Conventional Faxing: A Critical Analysis
sponsored by Premiere Global Services
WHITE PAPER: This white paper uses examples in three industries with the heaviest fax usage - finance, healthcare, and insurance - to demonstrate costs and risks that are shared across all industries.
Posted: 10 Oct 2008 | Published: 10 Oct 2008

Premiere Global Services

Turning the Compliance Challenge into a Business Advantage
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: New rules have spawned an army of consultants, vendors and solutions to address the "compliance" problem. Read this paper to learn how to turn the compliance challenge into a business advantage.
Posted: 26 Sep 2008 | Published: 18 Sep 2008

SAP America, Inc.

Achieving Compliance in a Virtualized Environment
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The goal of this paper is to present the unique considerations that virtualization presents to regulatory and standards compliance, and then prescriptively describe how to mitigate risks.
Posted: 25 Sep 2008 | Published: 19 Sep 2008

Tripwire, Inc.

Global Best Practices in Email Security, Privacy and Compliance
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: A new generation of email security solutions is needed to meet the challenges of growing message traffic, rapidly-evolving security threats and increasingly complex data protection and privacy regulations. This paper examines such a solution.
Posted: 06 Aug 2008 | Published: 06 Aug 2008

Proofpoint, Inc.

Oracle Database Vault
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Oracle Database Vault is the industry's leading database security solution for addressing regulatory compliance and concerns over the insider threat.
Posted: 15 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2007

Oracle Corporation

Unauthorized Applications: Taking Back Control
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains why it is important for businesses to control unauthorized applications such as instant Messaging, VoIP, games and peer-to-peer file-sharing and how malware protection is the simplest and most cost-effective solution.
Posted: 01 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Dec 2007

Sophos, Inc.

The Role of Password Management in Achieving Compliance
sponsored by PistolStar, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper will look at the dramatic impact password management solutions have had on organizations.
Posted: 13 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

PistolStar, Inc.

Forrester Research: Improving Application Deployments - How an Application Delivery Architecture Can Help Businesses Overcome Deployment Challenges
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Today's businesses must operate in a drastically changing environment. Forrester found most companies are not well equipped to reorient IT as a critical driver of top line success. This report showcases the results of an April 2007 Forrester survey.
Posted: 28 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

F5 Networks

Realizing Business Value in Managed File Transfer
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: Managed File Transfer (MFT) is optimized for moving data; often bulk data, in a secure way that additionally involves the ability to manage data.
Posted: 16 Apr 2008 | Published: 15 Apr 2008

GlobalScape

Paperless Benefits Management Strategies Containing Costs and Complexity on a Budget
sponsored by Sage Abra
WHITE PAPER: This guide highlights recent trends in employee benefit costs and discusses the unique challenges faced by small and midsized businesses in the wake of escalating healthcare costs.
Posted: 03 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Sage Abra

Safe, Realistic Test Data: The Case for RowGen
sponsored by Innovative Routines International, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: RowGen provides a cost-effective alternative to the practice of production data replication. This is accomplished by providing data content that requires no additional security measures.
Posted: 29 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Mar 2008

Innovative Routines International, Inc.

Network Faxing and HIPAA: Security and Privacy in the Health Care Industry
sponsored by Castelle
WHITE PAPER: The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) prescribes new health care industry rules and recommendations for the handling and transmission of patient health information.
Posted: 26 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

TOPICS:  HIPAA | Sales | Security
Castelle

CWAT Data Loss Prevention - Whitepaper/Technical Review
sponsored by Software Engineering of America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: CWAT monitors all terminals including laptop computers and even missing terminals that are disconnected from networks.
Posted: 25 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Sep 2006

Software Engineering of America, Inc.

Healthcare 2015: Win-win or Lose-lose?
sponsored by IBM Line of Business
WHITE PAPER: There is a more positive scenario - a "win-win" - but it is one that will require new levels of accountability, tough decisions and hard work on the part of all stakeholders.
Posted: 22 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

IBM Line of Business

In the Interest of the Patient
sponsored by IBM Line of Business
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores how by collaborating and sharing data, the two industries can realize the full value of the information they collect--and improve patient treatments.
Posted: 22 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

IBM Line of Business

Log Management Best Practices
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: Developing best practices in log management is not a simple task. This paper should help organizations develop their own comprehensive set of best practices by providing a set of 40 recommended best practices covering logging policies; procedures and t...
Posted: 14 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

How to select a KVM over IP system to assist with HIPAA compliance
sponsored by Avocent
WHITE PAPER: Effective security for health care information requires a multi-layered approach. Physical, logical and operational security are essential ingredients for successful compliance with HIPAA.
Posted: 08 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Feb 2008

Avocent

Financial Opportunities of Human Resources Outsourcing
sponsored by TriNet
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will explore the financial benefits from contracting with a PEO based on industry best practices.
Posted: 27 Dec 2007 | Published: 11 Apr 2007


An Executive's Guide to Cutting HR Costs
sponsored by TriNet
WHITE PAPER: HR is a tremendously important resource in the business equation, but finding ways to cut its cost isn't easy.
Posted: 27 Dec 2007 | Published: 18 Nov 2007


Using Classification to Manage Email Policy for the Enterprise
sponsored by TITUS
WHITE PAPER: Email has historically been a weak link in organizational security. Classification and policy based strategies enable email to be managed more securely and effectively. Email classification is a technique for adding metadata and visual labels to email.
Posted: 09 Nov 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

TITUS
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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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