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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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Symantec In Health – Risk Management
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: This short webcast defines  a 7-step process that will equip your HCO with improved risk management and compliance strategies to best protect healthcare data and avoid violation fines.
Posted: 23 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 23, 2014

Symantec Corporation

Symantec In Health – Breach Prevention
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: This webcast highlights 6 essential steps to help prevent data breaches in HCOs, which are not only costing them financially, but in reputation as well.
Posted: 23 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 23, 2014

Symantec Corporation

Securing 24x7 Operation of Clinical IT Systems
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper highlights 6 risk management and compliance best practices to help HCOs avoid strict HIPAA violations and fines.
Posted: 23 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Symantec Corporation

HIPAA Compliance in a BYOD Environment
sponsored by Imprivata
EGUIDE: Access this expert e-guide from SearchHealthIT.com to explore the mHealth survey results to see how your peers are faring with HIPAA compliance given their latest BYOD implementations.
Posted: 23 Apr 2014 | Published: 23 Apr 2014

Imprivata

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

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

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

HIPAA Compliance: Sign on to Robust Access Controls
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: View this comprehensive white paper to learn how you can reduce the complexities of HIPAA compliance with single sign-on (SSO) technology.
Posted: 22 Apr 2014 | Published: 22 Apr 2014

Imprivata

Top 10 Considerations when Selecting a Secure Text Messaging Solution
sponsored by TigerText, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers tips on how to choose a text messaging vendor that offer secure and compliant functionality for use in the workplace.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

TigerText, Inc.

Top 8 Secure Messaging Policy Best Practices
sponsored by TigerText, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore 8 valuable recommendations on how to develop a secure text messaging policy to ensure data security and compliance.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

TigerText, Inc.

Records Management Solutions That Keep You HIPAA-Compliant
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features a HIPAA-compliant healthcare partner that offers you the benefits of outsourcing while ensuring data protection across your organization.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 22 Oct 2013

Iron Mountain

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.

The Economic and Productivity Impact of IT Security on Healthcare
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This Ponemon case study highlights the economic and productivity impact of outdates communications technology in healthcare facilities. Read the results to understand the steps needed to balance the benefits of technology with HIPAA regulations.
Posted: 11 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 May 2013

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

Proven, Trusted and HIPAA-Compliant Media Management
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This resource features a media management partner that offers security and compliance tools for your tape backup and archive to ensure you consistently are up to par with the latest HIPAA updates.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 23 Oct 2013

Iron Mountain

The CIO’s Guide to HIPAA Compliant Text Messaging
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This resource is a guide to ensuring secure texting policies while maintaining compliance with HIPAA and HITECH, and includes best practices and a vendor comparison checklist to use during product evaluation.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Imprivata

What You Should Know About HIPPA and The Omnibus Final Rule
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains the latest changes in HIPAA with the Omnibus Final Rule, and offers industry-leading advice on how to ensure compliance.
Posted: 09 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Iron Mountain

Beaufort Memorial Case Study
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This case study highlights Beaufort Memorial Hospital's success in implementing a secure communications platform that allowed a more efficient, secure, and cost-effective clinician workflow.
Posted: 07 Apr 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Imprivata

The Cloud Provider Prescription To Prevent HIPAA Headaches
sponsored by INetU Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This valuable whitepaper looks at how IT can handle answering the new mandate that holds them directly accountable to HIPPA.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Published: 10 Apr 2013

INetU Inc.

IBM and Inland Northwest Health Services Maximize Your MEDITECH Investments
sponsored by BridgeHead and INHS
WHITE PAPER: Access this comprehensive resource to discover a solution that helps healthcare organizations reach a balance between IT and business and clinical strategy, and further improve patient care while keeping costs low.
Posted: 27 Mar 2014 | Published: 27 Mar 2014

BridgeHead and INHS

Leverage Security Intelligence to Protect Sensitive Healthcare Data
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the importance of end-to-end system visibility and security intelligence for healthcare organizations, and how to combat a full range of security threats.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM

The Virtue of Virtual Infrastructure
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EBOOK: Read this handbook from searchHealthIT.com to see how some healthcare facilities have benefited from implementing virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) environments, so far enjoying improved efficiency while maintaining HIPAA compliance. Additionally, gain in-depth insight about the challenges to outsourcing healthcare IT operations.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 26 Mar 2014

SearchHealthIT.com

How to Protect Health Data from Hackers
sponsored by Peak 10
WHITE PAPER: View this resource to reveal key recommendations to help prevent the growing number of cyber threats in the healthcare industry.
Posted: 20 Mar 2014 | Published: 06 Mar 2014

Peak 10

Driving Clinical Decision Support with Analytics Handbook
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EBOOK: Healthcare providers are looking for the right ways to improve care and help their patients, and the industry is turning more consistently to data analytics as a path to that improvement. The tips in this handbook, read in the context of patients, are a great place to start.
Posted: 18 Feb 2014 | Published: 18 Feb 2014

SearchHealthIT.com

The 5 Crucial Steps to Achieving PACS Integration
sponsored by GE
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide discusses 5 necessary steps to achieving picture archiving and communication system PACS integration to address strict regulations and increasing user demands.
Posted: 06 Feb 2014 | Published: 06 Feb 2014

GE
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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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