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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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E-Book: Encryption - What, Where and How
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EBOOK: This e-book, brought to you by SearchHealthIT.com, discusses key issues health care IT pros are facing now, including: HIPAA, the HITECH Act and the new frontier for encryption, network and server encryption, using thin clients to keep data secure, and much more!
Posted: 27 Oct 2010 | Published: 26 Oct 2010

SearchHealthIT.com

Laptop Locks: A Simple and Cost-Effective Approach to Data Loss Prevention
sponsored by Kensington
WHITE PAPER: This paper will educate IT decision makers on the need for physical security, how it can protect sensitive data, and how Kensington laptop locks can help.
Posted: 04 Oct 2010 | Published: 04 Oct 2010

Kensington

KineticD Security
sponsored by KineticD
WHITE PAPER: The purpose of this white paper is to demonstrate how KineticD meets and exceeds its clients' demands and expectations for the security of its online backup SaaS offering.
Posted: 02 Aug 2010 | Published: 02 Aug 2010

KineticD

E-Guide: Information Security Essential Guide to Compliance
sponsored by Information Security Magazine
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Compliance with government regulations and industry standards shapes the formation of most information security programs. There’s no way around it; your organization must comply. This essential guide will help you sort out and prioritize your compliance responsibilities.
Posted: 06 Jul 2010 | Published: 06 Jul 2010

Information Security Magazine

Improving Clinician Workflows with One-Touch Desktop Roaming
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: The move from paper-based medical records systems to EMR is rightly viewed as a step toward improved patient care, increased clinician productivity, and lower costs. But striking a balance between access for clinicians and privacy for patients can be a difficult task. This paper presents a one-touch desktop roaming solution that benefits both.
Posted: 24 Jun 2010 | Published: 24 May 2010

Imprivata

IT Decision Checklist: Antimalware
sponsored by ESET
EGUIDE: Companies face complicated buying decisions when it comes to buying host-based antimalware, starting with whether to purchase a protection suite, and what to include in that all-in-one package. Read this paper to find out more.
Posted: 14 Jun 2010 | Published: 14 Jun 2010

ESET

E-Book: Optimizing BI and Analytics in Healthcare
sponsored by Tableau Software
EBOOK: BI and analytics tools can provide healthcare organizations with valuable insights for assessing and improving patient care and better controlling costs. This E-Book provides an overview of the BI and analytics issues facing healthcare organizations, as well as advice on how to best utilize the available technologies in healthcare.
Posted: 21 May 2010 | Published: 21 May 2010

Tableau Software

E-Book: New Rules for HIPAA
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com & SearchCompliance.com
EBOOK: Organizations that had to comply with HIPAA were frustrated by the lack of enforcement and specifics. The HITECH Act is changing all of that. Read this e-book to learn how the HIPAA is getting new teeth, new ways the FTC is getting involved, and more.
Posted: 17 May 2010 | Published: 17 May 2010

SearchSecurity.com & SearchCompliance.com

E-Book: DLP for Health Care - Strategies for Securing Electronic Health Information in the Age of HITECH
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EBOOK: Data loss prevention (DLP) in health care—which mostly entails preventing patients’ protected health information (PHI) from falling into the wrong hands—requires well-conceived, well-enforced policies and the technology to back them up.
Posted: 16 Apr 2010 | Published: 15 Apr 2010

SearchHealthIT.com

Privilege Made Simple: Privilege Identity Management (PIM) Demystified
sponsored by BeyondTrust Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will discuss how your enterprise can empower IT to eliminate the risk of intentional, accidental and indirect misuse of privileges on desktops and servers using globally proven solutions that increase security and compliance without impacting productivity. Read this paper to find out more.
Posted: 29 Mar 2010 | Published: 26 Mar 2010

BeyondTrust Corporation

Protecting and Securing Privacy Data and Sensitive Information in Today’s Healthcare Organization
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document takes a look at several aspects of data protection and HIPAA compliance and explains how a Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solution can help IT professionals discover sensitive data at rest, monitor traffic in real time, and capture events for after-the-fact investigations.
Posted: 08 Mar 2010 | Published: 08 Mar 2010

McAfee, Inc.

E-Book: Compliance in the EU, U.S.A.-- Learn What U.S. Companies Need to Know About European Union Compliance and Vice Versa
sponsored by SearchCompliance.com
EBOOK: Read this e-book to learn about compliance differences in the U.S.A. and the EU, and differences between global business continuity standards.
Posted: 05 Feb 2010 | Published: 05 Feb 2010

SearchCompliance.com

Buyer’s Guide to Antimalware
sponsored by Panda Security
EGUIDE: Companies face complicated buying decisions when it comes to buying host-based antimalware. Should you purchase a protection suite? What should you include in that all-in-one package? Read this guide for helpful information about purchasing antimalware products.
Posted: 30 Oct 2009 | Published: 27 Oct 2009

Panda Security

Reduce the Cost to Achieving HIPAA Security Compliance with Lumension® Solutions
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: Healthcare organizations face a host of HIPAA Security Rule compliance challenges with the move to put patient medical records online. Lumension helps organizations address these compliance challenges by providing the proactive IT risk management and the required audit readiness to meet many aspects of the HIPAA Security Rule.
Posted: 19 Oct 2009 | Published: 19 Oct 2009

Lumension

Data Protection Virtual Seminar
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL TRADESHOW: The combination of the ever-changing compliance landscape, Web 2.0 and technologies such as mobile devices have made it increasingly more difficult to track where your confidential data resides and put mechanisms in place to protect it.
Posted: 19 Oct 2009 | Premiered: Nov 17, 2009, 09:30 EST (14:30 GMT)

TOPICS:  HIPAA | Web 2.0
SearchSecurity.com

Managing the Cost and Complexity of Compliance through Governance
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Read this presentation transcript for a discussion on risk management, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, and information quality presented by speaker Laurence Anker.
Posted: 08 Oct 2009 | Published: 08 Oct 2009

McAfee, Inc.

Achieving HIPAA Compliance with Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for Desktops
sponsored by Red Hat and JBoss
WHITE PAPER: This paper will illustrate how Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for Desktops can help organizations comply with specific HIPAA mandates, while at the same time increasing their overall efficiency and agility.
Posted: 05 Oct 2009 | Published: 05 Oct 2009

Red Hat and JBoss

Protecting Healthcare Organizations from Patient Data Loss
sponsored by Code Green Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Negative publicity from a data breach can have lasting consequences, undermining patient confidence and damaging an organization's reputation. This paper covers potential data breaches within healthcare organizations and strategies for preventing them. Read on to learn more about the steps you can take to protect patients' sensitive information.
Posted: 08 Sep 2009 | Published: 08 Sep 2009

Code Green Networks, Inc.

PODCAST: SOX, GLBA and HIPAA: Multiple Regulations, One Compliance Solution
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
PODCAST: What do SOX, GLBA, and HIPPA all have in common? These important regulations all require technical safeguards to protect or guarantee the veracity of critical information. In this Q&A podcast, gain an understanding of the above regulations and discover what capabilities and organization must have in place to address the requirements.
Posted: 01 Sep 2009 | Premiered: Aug 24, 2009

Tripwire, Inc.

SOX, GLBA and HIPAA: Multiple Regulations, One Compliance Solution
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WEBCAST: SOX, GLBA and HIPAA share a common regulatory compliance thread - the need to use automation to ensure continuous compliance with required IT controls. View this webcast for an overview of each regulation. Also, gain an understanding of the capabilities an organization must have in place to address these requirements.
Posted: 01 Sep 2009 | Premiered: Aug 24, 2009

Tripwire, Inc.

The Critical Need for Encrypted Email and Secure File Transfer Solutions
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This free email encryption whitepaper from Osterman Research discusses key issues around the encryption of both email and file transfer systems, some of the leading statutes that require sensitive content to be encrypted, and suggestions for moving forward with encryption.
Posted: 04 Aug 2009 | Published: 01 Jul 2009

Proofpoint, Inc.

The New Age of Compliance: Preparing Your Organization for a New Era of Increased Accountability and Enforcement
sponsored by Mimosa Systems
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the current state of regulatory compliance and the impact of non-compliance. It also addresses the current political environment and the shift in the compliance landscape and compliance enforcement for which organizations need to be prepared. Finally, it discusses some best practices that can be applied to streamline..
Posted: 06 Jul 2009 | Published: 10 Jun 2009

Mimosa Systems

Addressing Compliance Initiatives with Center for Internet Security Benchmarks
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper details the background you need to build an effective compliance program by understanding benchmarks, the basic building blocks of compliance initiatives. You'll learn about the benchmarks specified by the Center for Internet Security (CIS), which are often used as a starting point for creating a compliance initiative.
Posted: 30 Mar 2009 | Published: 01 Jan 2009

Tripwire, Inc.

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

Presentation Transcript: Data Masking Essentials for SAP Software
sponsored by IBM
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this paper Sandeep S. Desai and Cynthia Babb explain about the IBM and Enterprise data management, how to protect privacy, what's at stake and data privacy in a sap environment.
Posted: 11 Feb 2009 | Published: 11 Feb 2009

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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