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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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Keep Cloud Compliant
sponsored by SearchCompliance.com
EBOOK: Access this expert handbook for key information on how to ensure the move to cloud still meets today's compliance and security guidelines.
Posted: 23 Sep 2013 | Published: 23 Sep 2013

SearchCompliance.com

Handbook: Medical Image Archiving
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EBOOK: As more and more information heads online, healthcare providers are struggling to secure and store necessary electronic data. Consult this expert handbook to learn cutting-edge archiving strategies that will help you successfully migrate to the next generation of health IT data systems.
Posted: 06 Aug 2013 | Published: 06 Aug 2013

SearchHealthIT.com

Top 10: Things to Consider About Omnibus for Cloud Storage
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This resource counts down the top 10 things that healthcare providers should consider regarding HIPAA, the Omnibus rule and cloud storage.
Posted: 18 Jun 2013 | Published: 18 Jun 2013

Iron Mountain

Using EHRs to Achieve Meaningful Use
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
WHITE PAPER: As stage 2 implementation dates loom, providers and industry stakeholders are assessing how well they've integrated certified electronic health records, technology standards and meaningful use stage 1 requirements into healthcare delivery.
Posted: 17 Jun 2013 | Published: 17 Jun 2013

SearchHealthIT.com

Storage Health IT Classroom
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: New HIPAA enforcement rules audit procedures for healthcare organizations are on the rise. This classroom will discuss creating a backup plan, disaster recovery plan and emergency operation plan that meets HIPAA's objectives and falls within a reasonable budget.
Posted: 18 Mar 2013 | Premiered: 20 Mar 2013

SearchHealthIT.com

Health IT 101 Classroom
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Health IT is an everchanging industry with new HIPAA compliance regulations to consider. This Classroom will answer all your questions on the evolution Health IT, Health Information Exchange, Meaningful Use Stage 2 and more.
Posted: 15 Mar 2013 | Premiered: 20 Mar 2013

SearchHealthIT.com

The HIPAA Primer - What You Should Know About The New Regulations
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
WHITE PAPER: This best practices guide explores ways in which your health care facility can employ the most effective compliance strategies, ensuring not only HIPAA compliance, but secure patient information.
Posted: 20 Aug 2012 | Published: 09 Mar 2012

SearchHealthIT.com

Disaster recovery planning for health care data and HIPAA compliance regulations
sponsored by Iron Mountain
EGUIDE: This E-Guide highlights the importance of disaster recovery to today's health care organizations. Read now to uncover essential steps for implementing a DRP in a health care setting, ensuring HIPAA compliance and the protection of electronic health records.
Posted: 27 Jul 2012 | Published: 27 Jul 2012

Iron Mountain

The HIPAA Primer - What You Should Know About The New Regulations
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This best practices guide explores ways in which your health care facility can employ the most effective compliance strategies, ensuring not only HIPAA compliance, but secure patient information.
Posted: 09 Mar 2012 | Published: 09 Mar 2012

Iron Mountain

HIPAA Best Practices Checklist
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers a checklist for best practices that go beyond HIPAA compliance, ensuring your health care facility remains in good standing with the law and the public.
Posted: 08 Mar 2012 | Published: 08 Mar 2012

Iron Mountain

Managing the Explosion of Medical Data
sponsored by HP & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This timely white paper takes an in-depth look at the enormous growth of health care data and offers ways to overcome the challenges associated with it. Specifically, uncover how you can manage and secure the increasingly large data sets every organization is coping with.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2012

HP & Intel®

Selecting the right EHR for the Life of your Practice and Your Patients
sponsored by HP & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: If we are at or approaching a technological tipping point in the history of healthcare, then it has never been more important for physician practices to select the right electronic health record (EHR) – and there are tangible reasons to believe so. This white paper discusses criteria for selecting the right EHR solution.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Published: 16 Sep 2011

HP & Intel®

EHR Usability Testing Key to Clinician Buy-In, Meaningful Use
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EGUIDE: This e-guide from SearchHealthIT.com demonstrates how EHR usability testing can function as a key ingredient to clinician buy-in and meaningful use. Read now to learn how usability testing can help with a quicker return on your EHR investment.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Published: 25 Feb 2013

HP & Intel®

Strategies for Writing a HIPAA-friendly BYOD Policy
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EGUIDE: This e-guide from SearchHealthIT.com provides expert advice for modeling a HIPAA-friendly BYOD policy. Read now for expert tips and advice on how you can manage consumer devices in your hospital.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Published: 05 Mar 2013

HP & Intel®

How to Comply with the HIPAA Security Rule
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
EGUIDE: In this expert guide from SearchHealthIT.com, find out how to comply appropriately with the HIPAA compliance regulations to ensure that your organization doesn't run into unexpected and unneeded complications.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

Thawte Inc.

Rochester General Relies on MOVEit to Transfer Medical Records and Meet HIPAA/HITECH Compliance
sponsored by Ipswitch File Transfer
CASE STUDY: This two-page case study unveils the security solution Rochester General Hospital put in place to help them quickly, easily, and securely track file transfers while simultaneously complying all regulatory requirements.
Posted: 09 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Ipswitch File Transfer

Healthcare Networking Classroom
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Building wireless networks for use in the healthcare field can be challenging, especially in light of HIPAA privacy and security concerns. In these classroom lessons, learn how to overcome the challenges of building these networks, and hear from one hospital that has focused on making mobile technology integration part of its long-term strategy.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Premiered: 10 Jun 2013

SearchHealthIT.com

Tips for Thin Provisioning Storage in a Health Care Setting
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EGUIDE: This E-Guide offers expert insight into how today's health care facilities can use thin provisioning to address the ever-present problem of storage underutilization, eliminating the need for additional storage purchases. Additionally, discover essential tips for implementing thin provisioning in you health care facility.
Posted: 25 Feb 2013 | Published: 25 Feb 2013

HP & Intel®

Tips for Creating a HIPAA-Friendly BYOD Policy
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EGUIDE: This e-guide from SearchHealthIT.com provides expert advice for modeling a HIPAA-friendly BYOD policy. Read now for expert tips and advice on how you can manage consumer devices in your hospital.
Posted: 26 Dec 2012 | Published: 26 Dec 2012

HP & Intel®

HIPAA Compliance Takes Patient, Employee and Vendor Followup
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EGUIDE: This e-guide highlights ways health care providers improve their mobile device security in the wake of BYOD initiatives. Inside, learn how you can embrace the consumerization of IT while ensuring your facility remains compliant with HIPAA regulations.
Posted: 26 Dec 2012 | Published: 26 Dec 2012

HP & Intel®

HealthIT Exclusive Sponsor DataCenter eZine: Server Virtualization
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EZINE: This expert e-zine examines four key topics for health care organizations planning to venture into a virtual server implementation – namely security, storage, performance, and hardware considerations. Gain expert advice from industry experts and HIT leaders that have been through the process
Posted: 19 Nov 2012 | Published: 19 Nov 2012

HP & Intel®

Mercy Health System Speeds Access to EpicCare and Increases Clinician Satisfaction
sponsored by Imprivata
WEBCAST: This webcast demonstrates how one hospital was able to benefit from single sign-on technology that helped foster physician satisfaction while meeting HIPAA compliance regulations.
Posted: 05 Jun 2012 | Premiered: Jun 5, 2012

Imprivata

Channel executives see need to bolster hospital IT security
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: Regardless of the size of the institution, hospitals need a sufficient IT security system in place. This E-guide explores why channel professionals and VARs should not only understand hospital vulnerabilities but also be able to convince customers that risk mitigation is worth the price.
Posted: 12 Apr 2012 | Published: 12 Apr 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Comparing health care data security compliance to other industries
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: This e-guide discusses the challenges health care companies run into meeting state and federal data security compliance regulations and how health care organizations compare to other industries such as financial services.
Posted: 09 Apr 2012 | Published: 09 Apr 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

eBook: Trends in Healthcare Data Protection
sponsored by LANDesk Software
EBOOK: This E-Book explores how encryption technologies can help protect health care data, ensuring the avoidance of costly non-compliance penalties.
Posted: 22 Mar 2012 | Published: 22 Mar 2012

LANDesk Software
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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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