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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
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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

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Handbook: Medical Image Archiving
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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

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Health IT 101 Classroom
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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

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The 5 Crucial Steps to Achieving PACS Integration
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EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide discusses 5 necessary steps to achieving picture archiving and communication system PACS integration to address strict regulations and increasing user demands.
Posted: 06 Feb 2014 | Published: 06 Feb 2014

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HIPAA Violations Incur Multi-Million Dollar Penalties
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WHITE PAPER: In this resource, read about some recent HIPAA breaches that cost the violating parties significant penalties and learn about the measures that can be put in place to help maintain compliance.
Posted: 21 Jan 2014 | Published: 15 Jan 2013

Absolute Software

Case Study: Computrace Helps HealthSpring Comply with HIPAA and the HITECH Act
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CASE STUDY: This brief case study explains how the healthcare organization HealthSpring effectively supports and secures its increasingly mobile workforce – all while complying with HIPAA and HITECH regulations. Read on to learn more now.
Posted: 13 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Absolute Software

Million Dollar HIPAA Penalties for Healthcare
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WEBCAST: The threat of million dollar penalties from HIPAA regulations is making Healthcare Organizations re-evaluate their patient information security infrastructure. Watch this recorded webcast to see how your organization can reduce the risk.
Posted: 11 Nov 2013 | Premiered: Nov 11, 2013

Absolute Software

Economic & Productivity Impact of IT Security on Healthcare - Video
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WEBCAST: View this webcast to explore the results of a recent Ponemon Institute study that indicate a clear need for healthcare institutions to invest in modern communications technology to ensure efficient patient care, as well as compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations.
Posted: 08 Nov 2013 | Premiered: May 8, 2013

Imprivata

IDC White Paper: Imprivata’s Cortext HIPAA Compliant Texting for Clinicians
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WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore a HIPAA compliant text messaging application that supports encrypted protected health information (PHI) to enable clinicians with rapid communications means, and explore best practices for implementation.
Posted: 06 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Imprivata

Netwrix Auditor Enterprise Edition
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Posted: 09 Oct 2013 | Premiered: 09 Oct 2013

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Selecting the right EHR for the Life of your Practice and Your Patients
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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

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EHR Usability Testing Key to Clinician Buy-In, Meaningful Use
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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

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Strategies for Writing a HIPAA-friendly BYOD Policy
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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

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Managing the Explosion of Medical Data
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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®

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

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Using EHRs to Achieve Meaningful Use
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EBOOK: 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

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
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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
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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
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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

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HealthIT Exclusive Sponsor DataCenter eZine: Server Virtualization
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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
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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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