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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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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

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

4 Tips for HIPAA-Compliant 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

FAQ: ShareFile Cloud for Healthcare
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access now to witness how your healthcare organization can manage patient files and meet HIPAA requirements with an EFSS service.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Citrix

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

Protecting PHI: Evaluating Methods for Detection
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: Access this paper now to evaluate methods of detecting regulated data like personal health information, and the benefits and downfalls of each.
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Digital Guardian

4 Steps to Implementing Data Protection in Healthcare
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to implement data protection in your healthcare organization in 4 steps, keeping patient medical information secure and ensuring you remain in compliance with HIPAA.
Posted: 03 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Digital Guardian

Industry Spotlight: US Healthcare Security Budgets and Priorities
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester report helps healthcare security professionals learn from their peers and provides best practices for addressing critical security risks as budgets slowly increase. Access now to learn how you can better protect private patient information and retain your organization's good reputation.
Posted: 03 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Digital Guardian

Best Practices for Protecting Patient Data in the Cloud
sponsored by Digital Guardian
WHITE PAPER: Now that many healthcare organizations are using cloud computing to store and share sensitive patient information, they must figure out how to extend data loss prevention (DLP) strategies to include cloud storage. Discover best practices for applying DLP to the cloud.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Digital Guardian

Avoid becoming the catch of the day: Four steps to combat phishing attacks
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: Phishing has emerged as the top security threat facing healthcare organizations. Access this white paper now for 4 steps you can take to better prepare for and defend against phishing attacks while maintaining a balance between security and clinical workflow efficiency.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Imprivata

How HealthEast Care System Achieved EPCS Success
sponsored by Imprivata
VIDEO: In this short video, hear from key IT and clinical decision makers at HealthEast Care System as they describe how they achieved an efficient way to safely and securely electronically prescribe controlled substances.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 29 Feb 2016

Imprivata

Case Study: Protect Against Prescription Fraud with EPCS
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: The case study outlines Cambridge Health Alliance's drivers for implementing electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS), and strategies and technologies for meeting DEA requirements. Gather best practice advice to help your healthcare organization achieve EPCS success.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Imprivata

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

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

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

Security trends in the healthcare industry
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives you the latest statistics on healthcare-related security breaches and how you can avoid becoming a statistic yourself by falling victim to attack. Learn about the most common cyberattacks against healthcare organizations and how to patch vulnerabilities you may have in your network.
Posted: 15 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

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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