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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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Pulse E-zine May 2014- Sign of the Times
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EZINE: Though health IT professionals are pushing harder than ever for mobile healthcare, they aren't retiring the tried-and-true communications badge.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

SearchHealthIT.com

HIPAA Compliance in a BYOD Environment
sponsored by Imprivata
EGUIDE: Access this expert e-guide from SearchHealthIT.com to explore the mHealth survey results to see how your peers are faring with HIPAA compliance given their latest BYOD implementations.
Posted: 23 Apr 2014 | Published: 23 Apr 2014

Imprivata

Avoid HIPAA Compliance Violations Amid the Rise of BYOD
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This expert e-guide from SearchHealthIT.com offers 5 tips on how to secure a mobility strategy so that HCOs can enjoy the benefits of a more flexible workforce while maintaining HIPAA compliance.
Posted: 23 Apr 2014 | Published: 23 Apr 2014

Imprivata

Secure Virtual Desktop Infrastructure for HIPAA Compliance
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the benefits of a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) for healthcare facilities trying to implement mobile devices for improved secure patient data access.
Posted: 23 Apr 2014 | Published: 23 Apr 2014

Imprivata

R UR DOCS TXTING?
sponsored by Imprivata
WEBCAST: This webcast, hosted by Ed Ricks, CIO of Beaufort Memorial Hospital, explains the compliance concerns with clinician text messaging, and shares Beaufort's experience implementing a secure, compliant solution that was able to reduce time wasted using communication technologies.
Posted: 22 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 22, 2014

Imprivata

HIPAA Compliance: Sign on to Robust Access Controls
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: View this comprehensive white paper to learn how you can reduce the complexities of HIPAA compliance with single sign-on (SSO) technology.
Posted: 22 Apr 2014 | Published: 22 Apr 2014

Imprivata

The Economic and Productivity Impact of IT Security on Healthcare
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This Ponemon case study highlights the economic and productivity impact of outdates communications technology in healthcare facilities. Read the results to understand the steps needed to balance the benefits of technology with HIPAA regulations.
Posted: 11 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 May 2013

Imprivata

Imprivata Cortext: HIPAA Compliant Texting for Clinicians
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals the top 2 best practices to ensure secure, HIPAA-compliant text messaging for the healthcare industry.
Posted: 11 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Imprivata

The CIO’s Guide to HIPAA Compliant Text Messaging
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This resource is a guide to ensuring secure texting policies while maintaining compliance with HIPAA and HITECH, and includes best practices and a vendor comparison checklist to use during product evaluation.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Imprivata

Beaufort Memorial Case Study
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: This case study highlights Beaufort Memorial Hospital's success in implementing a secure communications platform that allowed a more efficient, secure, and cost-effective clinician workflow.
Posted: 07 Apr 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Imprivata

IBM and Inland Northwest Health Services Maximize Your MEDITECH Investments
sponsored by BridgeHead and INHS
WHITE PAPER: Access this comprehensive resource to discover a solution that helps healthcare organizations reach a balance between IT and business and clinical strategy, and further improve patient care while keeping costs low.
Posted: 27 Mar 2014 | Published: 27 Mar 2014

BridgeHead and INHS

The Virtue of Virtual Infrastructure
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EBOOK: Read this handbook from searchHealthIT.com to see how some healthcare facilities have benefited from implementing virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) environments, so far enjoying improved efficiency while maintaining HIPAA compliance. Additionally, gain in-depth insight about the challenges to outsourcing healthcare IT operations.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 26 Mar 2014

SearchHealthIT.com

Voltage Success Story: Envision Pharmaceutical Services
sponsored by Voltage Security, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This case study features Envision Pharmaceutical Services' experience with an easy-to-use, low-cost email platform that ensured secure data sharing and helped maintain HIPAA and PCI DSS compliance.
Posted: 18 Jun 2014 | Published: 18 Jun 2014

Voltage Security, Inc.

Personally Identifiable Information (PII) and Personal Health Information (PHI)
sponsored by Voltage Security, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features an encrypted email solution that eliminates the need for paper-driven information sharing processes, and ensures secure, compliant transfers.
Posted: 16 Jun 2014 | Published: 16 Jun 2014

Voltage Security, Inc.

Lake Health Enhances Patient Experience with HP ArcSight
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
CASE STUDY: Uncover the SIEM a healthcare provider put in place which helped them take a proactive approach to information security, mitigate anomalies, increase visibility, ensure regulatory compliance, and more!
Posted: 05 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Secure Text Messaging Saves Time and Fosters HIPAA Compliance for Hospitals
sponsored by TigerText, Inc.
EGUIDE: This e-guide from SearchHealthIT.com offers 12 expert tips on how to evaluate vendors for a secure, HIPAA-compliant text messaging system.
Posted: 29 Apr 2014 | Published: 29 Apr 2014

TigerText, Inc.

Molina Healthcare Minimizes Risk and Achieves Compliance with Symantec Solutions
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: View this webcast to learn which cost-effective solution Molina Healthcare chose to help them maintain continuous compliance with a variety of regulations.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 25, 2014

Symantec Corporation

Focused IT Compliance at Barnabas Health
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: In this webcast, Barnabas Health leaders share their experience with an always-on compliance management solution that simplified administrative, policy, and risk management.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 25, 2014

Symantec Corporation

Simplify implementation of the HITRUST Common Security Framework
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Click through to explore the Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) common security framework (CSF) which harmoniously combines compliance management controls for simplified, cost-effective HCO audit preparation.
Posted: 24 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

Symantec Corporation

Industry Perspectives: The Impact of HIPAA and HITECH
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features a set of solutions that address not only compliance concerns, but the overarching risk potential in today's healthcare environments.
Posted: 24 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2011

Symantec Corporation

Compliance Field Guide: Reducing Costs in an Increasingly Regulated World
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth white paper offers 6 compliance and audit best practices to help you address today's complex compliance environment. Click through for a leading integrated solution that manages policies, standards, response assessments, and vulnerabilities.
Posted: 24 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Symantec Corporation

HIPAA Compliance Statement
sponsored by TigerText, Inc.
WEBCAST: This white paper presents a simple, secure mobile platform that enables your healthcare facility with text messaging capabilities that remain in compliance with HIPAA.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 14, 2014

TigerText, Inc.

Memorial Hermann Delivers Secure, Reliable Wireless for Mission-Critical Patient Care
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, learn how Memorial Hermann Health System is benefiting after upgrading to a wireless network.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 24 Mar 2014

Aerohive Networks

Wireless LAN Best Practices for Compliant Care
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how wireless LAN (WLAN) has become a critical part of healthcare network infrastructure.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Aerohive Networks

Healthcare Reference Architecture – Mobile Access Solutions for Point-of-Care Applications
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a set of solutions that enable healthcare providers with reliable, high-performance mobile voice and data access to help improve point-of-care delivery.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Aerohive Networks
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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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