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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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HIPAA Reports
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Get Smart About Cloud Storage and HIPAA
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EBOOK: HIPAA-compliant cloud storage and backup require healthcare organizations to conduct risk assessments of the potential uses of cloud technology.
Posted: 30 Sep 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

SearchHealthIT.com

Compliant Digital Identity Protection for Healthcare
sponsored by VASCO Data Security International
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can protect identities, safeguard patient records, and enable compliance with regulations - all without disrupting fast access to healthcare applications and patient information. Learn how to make threats less threatening and ensure smooth patient care throughout your organization.
Posted: 29 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VASCO Data Security International

How to Secure Data Access Within the Healthcare Industry
sponsored by VASCO Data Security International
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn the changing role of technology within the health sector and why healthcare organizations continue to experience major data breaches. Discover best practices to help your organization integrate and adopt security without compromising the patient experience.
Posted: 22 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

VASCO Data Security International

CareWell Streamlines Patient Journey & Reduces Risk with Cloud-Enabled PACS
sponsored by Ambra
CASE STUDY: Discover how to streamline image management, reduce risk of data exposure, and eliminate barriers to siloed information across the network by cloud-enabling PACS. Learn from Carewell's case study how to streamline every aspect of the patient journey.
Posted: 21 Sep 2016 | Published: 21 Sep 2016

Ambra

The New World of Unified Image Management
sponsored by Ambra
EBOOK: In order to truly embrace a collaborative care environment, the future of interoperable medical imaging lies in the cloud. Download this e-book to discover how implementing cloud-based PACS will enhance digital imaging workflows, boost storage capabilities, grow your network, and improve patient care.
Posted: 20 Sep 2016 | Published: 20 Sep 2016

Ambra

Diagnosed with Silo Syndrome? A Cloud-Based Treatment Guide
sponsored by Ambra
EBOOK: In this guide, you'll discover the deleterious impact of silos on your organization, and take action by leveraging the latest cloud technologies to streamline image acquisition. Read on to learn why you should leverage cloud to unify, share, and store images, and imagine-enable your EHRs.
Posted: 20 Sep 2016 | Published: 20 Sep 2016

Ambra

The Holistic Patient Health Record: Image Enabling the EHR
sponsored by Ambra
EBOOK: Discover how to provide seamless access to data within the EHR with a unified cloud framework. Learn the most important functionalities to look for in a cloud-enabled EHR system that prioritizes quality imaging, including: single sign-on, mobile accessibility, seamless image exchange, and scalable disaster recovery.
Posted: 19 Sep 2016 | Published: 19 Sep 2016

Ambra

Technology, Training Team Up to Defend Endpoint Security
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EBOOK: Learn how technology can help improve endpoint security in healthcare facilities through expert advice and tips from the field.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

SearchHealthIT.com

How Healthcare Organizations are Tackling IoT Device Management
sponsored by OpenDNS
EGUIDE: Connected medical devices are becoming more widespread in healthcare, but security and management options are limited for IT teams. This e-guide will teach you how to devise a plan to secure each device from surface attacks and cyberthreats. Plus, see how several vendors are tackling this problem and offering tools to keep patient data safe.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 14 Sep 2016

OpenDNS

PACS Infrastructure in the Cloud: Addressing Security, Compliance, and TCO
sponsored by Ambra
EBOOK: Discover how to properly prevent the catastrophic loss of images, and optimize healthcare systems storage capacity, by deploying cloud-based archiving for the PACS infrastructure. Read on to create a highly agile environment for sharing and receiving medical data, and secure all expanding images on-demand.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

Ambra

Improving Revenue and Population Health: New Strategies for Health IT
sponsored by Medfusion
EGUIDE: Orlando Health found a way to create a more efficient and accurate revenue cycle, while saving money. But how did they do it? Plus, could the gamification of healthcare apps influence a positive change on population health? Access this e-guide to discover the answers to these question and more.
Posted: 06 Sep 2016 | Published: 02 Sep 2016

Medfusion

The Definitive Guide to Data Loss Prevention Healthcare Edition
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: This comprehensive guide provides what you need to understand, evaluate, and succeed with DLP in healthcare systems. It includes insights from DLP Experts, Forrester Research, Gartner, and Digital Guardian's security analysts.
Posted: 09 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Jul 2016

Digital Guardian

Jumpstart HITRUST CSF Certification with a Proven Methodology
sponsored by Coalfire
WEBCAST: Has your organization received a letter requiring you to be HITRUST CSF certified or is your organization considering HITRUST validation? This webinar educates you about the HITRUST CSF certification process and provides clarification for any questions you might have.
Posted: 09 Jun 2016 | Premiered: Sep 30, 2015

Coalfire

Medical Device Security – How to Protect Data in a Connected World
sponsored by Coalfire
WEBCAST: In this webinar, you'll learn what medical device manufacturers are doing, or not doing, to embed security into devices, and find out about best practices that healthcare providers can implement to increase data security.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Premiered: Dec 8, 2015

Coalfire

Managing Cybersecurity Risk in a HIPAA-Compliant World: HIPAA and HITRUST
sponsored by Coalfire
WHITE PAPER: Should you assess your compliance and risk management posture against HIPAA, or HITRUST? Discover the answers to health IT security professionals' frequently asked questions on the two frameworks to help you identify the best approach to developing a solid security risk and management program for your organization.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 May 2016

Coalfire

Four security tips for HIPAA compliance in healthcare cloud storage
sponsored by Pure Storage
EGUIDE: Healthcare cloud storage requires more layers of data security and compliance strategies, making some CIOs reluctant to engage the services of third parties. But in this e-guide, find 4 key tips to evaluate cloud storage vendors to ensure patient data protection and HIPAA compliance.
Posted: 01 Jun 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Pure Storage

10 Characteristics of a HIPAA-Compliant ePHI Application
sponsored by Coalfire
WHITE PAPER: The root cause of HIPAA-compliance gaps often lies in application software that is not HIPAA-compliant – the software simply lacks the required or implied security functionality. Uncover the 10 security requirements of a HIPAA-compliant ePHI app.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 19 May 2016

Coalfire

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

Safeguard Your Hospital Against Ransomware to Protect Data, Patient Security
sponsored by Optum
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, CIOs Keith Jennings and Andrew Rosenberg, M.D. share tips on what your organization can do right now to prevent a crippling ransomware attack. They explain new technologies, techniques and past experiences to help improve your healthcare organization's security posture.
Posted: 02 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

Optum

Healthcare CIOs Address Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities
sponsored by Optum
EGUIDE: As breaches continue in healthcare, it's imperative that CIOs know what best practices and technologies they should be implementing to safeguard their organization. Discover the proven practices that best stave off healthcare cybersecurity vulnerabilities based on advice from four CIOs attending HIMSS 2016.
Posted: 01 Aug 2016 | Published: 28 Jul 2016

Optum

How to guard secure data
sponsored by Optum
EGUIDE: IT staffers should consider using additional applications to track all relevant devices and applications that could pose a security risk. Learn how to best protect patient data with simple security updates and ensure HIPAA compliance to lessen vulnerabilities.
Posted: 14 Jul 2016 | Published: 01 Jun 2016

Optum

BYOD and mHealth: Navigating Security and HIPAA
sponsored by Optum
EGUIDE: BYOD is almost the new norm for healthcare providers, and it has introduced the challenge of protecting devices and data without restricting employees' mobile capabilities. Find out how you can navigate the complex task of meeting HIPAA regulations while allowing the use of BYOD apps and devices, cloud services, and desktop virtualization.
Posted: 14 Jul 2016 | Published: 13 Jul 2016

Optum

HITRUST CSF Certification – Frequently Asked Questions
sponsored by Coalfire
WHITE PAPER: What do you know about the HITRUST Common Security Framework (CSF) Assurance Program? Access this resource now to obtain answers to 20 FAQs about HITRUST CSF – including its relationship with HIPAA – and bolster the security posture of your healthcare organization.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 28 Jun 2016

Coalfire

How to Prevent Healthcare Cybersecurity Attacks
sponsored by ServiceNow
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, we chat with the former CIO of Community Health Systems as he discusses how to prevent healthcare cyberattacks and lessons learned during his career. Uncover best practices on maintaining proper healthcare security.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 06 Jun 2016

ServiceNow
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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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