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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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Case Study: Maintaining Strong Security While Going Mobile
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In order to gain the productivity and cost benefits of going mobile, security needs to be factored in from the beginning. Learn from this case study and see how one healthcare organization used a secure mobility strategy to reduce the risk of potential HIPAA breaches, address request for BYOD support in less than two weeks, and more.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Sep 2017

Citrix

SaaS-based Billing Provider with Encryption Requirements Turns to Flash
sponsored by Kaminario
CASE STUDY: Download this study to see a snapshot view of how one organization overcame their encryption and capacity conundrums by implementing an all-flash array for their production databases, executing a 10X performance improvement, with built-in encryption to handle data-at-rest requirements.
Posted: 10 Aug 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

Kaminario

Your Guide to HIPAA Compliance for Containers
sponsored by Twistlock, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: With the advent of microservices it is likely that many new healthcare apps are being built with containers. Discover how to achieve compliance with the HIPAA Security Rule for containerized workloads for healthcare apps.
Posted: 20 Jul 2017 | Published: 20 Jul 2017


Ransomware: What every healthcare organization needs to know
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
EBOOK: In the healthcare industry, information security is critical. It's also a tremendous challenge, now more than ever before. In this e-book, you'll learn about the impact of ransomware on the myriad of networkable devices being used to improve patient care today.
Posted: 08 Feb 2017 | Published: 08 Feb 2017

Cisco Umbrella

University of Kansas Hospital Case Study
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
CASE STUDY: Unlike many standard hospitals, a university hospital has to protect student data and large quantities of intellectual property alongside patient data. Access this case study to learn how The University of Kansas Hospital did all this while shortening investigation time and increasing visibility.
Posted: 06 Feb 2017 | Published: 06 Feb 2017

Cisco Umbrella

Discover the Cloudification of Healthcare IT
sponsored by Pure Storage
RESOURCE: Is clinical data safe in the cloud? Is the cloud compliant? Access this post to hear what your health IT peers have to say about the cloudification of health IT, and their respective decisions to adopt, or not adopt, cloud platforms.
Posted: 09 Dec 2016 | Published: 09 Dec 2016

Pure Storage

Overcome Storage Capacity Conundrums of Genomics and Precision Medicine
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Today's fastest compute environments are prevented from delivering on their promise for genomics as a result of constrained performance of the underlying storage infrastructure. Download this resource to learn how to overcome the capacity constraints of legacy storage and harness the possibility of precision medicine.
Posted: 07 Dec 2016 | Published: 07 Dec 2016

Pure Storage

How Virtualization is Transforming Technology Delivery in Healthcare
sponsored by Citrix and Pure Storage
PODCAST: Tune into this podcast to hear from health IT industry leaders as they discuss how application virtualization is reshaping care delivery and improving IT security.
Posted: 01 Dec 2016 | Premiered: Nov 17, 2016

Citrix and Pure Storage

How Virtualization is Transforming Technology Delivery in Healthcare
sponsored by Citrix and Pure Storage
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Today's healthcare organizations are struggling to meet the demands of physicians while maintaining security and privacy for patients. Download this resource as industry leaders demonstrate how application virtualization is reshaping care delivery and improving security.
Posted: 01 Dec 2016 | Published: 01 Dec 2016

Citrix and Pure Storage

Get Smart About Cloud Storage and HIPAA
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EBOOK: This handbook examines cloud storage and backup technology in relation to HIPAA compliance. Learn how business associates and covered entities are preparing for HIPAA audits, how health systems use the cloud for backup storage purposes and DR efforts, and how moving healthcare data into the cloud has changed other aspects of providers' businesses.
Posted: 05 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

SearchHealthIT.com

Healthcare security - The simplest way to stay ahead of attacks
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
RESOURCE: Access this brief to discover how you can simplify PHI protection and close security gaps by using DNS. Learn how OpenDNS can help healthcare organizations significantly reduce malware from getting in and data from being exfiltrated.
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Cisco Umbrella

When Cyberthieves Attack, Technologies Have Your Back
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EZINE: Access this issue of Pulse e-zine now to gain insight into cybersecurity technologies such as multifactor authentication, behavioral analytics and honeypot to help prevent cyberthieves from stealing patient data. Also in this issue, we explore five key reasons why healthcare is so vulnerable a target for ransomware attacks.
Posted: 24 Jan 2017 | Published: 24 Jan 2017

SearchHealthIT.com

Empowering Health
sponsored by Microsoft
EBOOK: Access this e-book to learn about 4 key health IT areas that support the evolution of healthcare, as well as how 5 health organizations are modernizing with cloud-first, mobile-first solutions.
Posted: 10 Jan 2017 | Published: 10 Jan 2017

Microsoft

Healthcare Ransomware Attacks: The Critical Role of Backup and 5 Steps for Response
sponsored by Xerox
EGUIDE: In early 2016 alone, healthcare organizations saw a 300% increase in daily ransomware attacks from 2015. That's why Harun Rashid, CIO of Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, has provided 6 pointers for the prevention of a ransomware attack. And in the event that attacks still get through, read through Reda Chouffani's 5 steps for effective response.
Posted: 20 Oct 2016 | Published: 19 Oct 2016

Xerox

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

Technology, Training Team Up to Defend Endpoint Security
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EBOOK: At many healthcare organizations, endpoint devices can become areas for cybercriminals to exploit. In this handbook, learn how you can improve endpoint security through expert tips from the field, including advice from one hospital CIO on preventing HIPAA breaches with stronger endpoint security.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

SearchHealthIT.com

How Healthcare Organizations are Tackling IoT Device Management
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
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

Cisco Umbrella

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

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

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
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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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