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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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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

eGuide: Tips for Thin Provisioning Storage in a Health Care Setting
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
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: 21 Feb 2012 | Published: 21 Feb 2012

Hitachi Data Systems

Deploying desktop virtualization technology in a health care setting
sponsored by Accelera Solutions
EGUIDE: This E-Guide addresses the most important considerations for health care organizations that are planning - or are in the midst of - virtual desktop implementation.
Posted: 21 Feb 2012 | Published: 21 Feb 2012

Accelera Solutions

E-Guide: Health care, cloud storage providers and data ownership
sponsored by Intel
EGUIDE: This E-Guide discusses the HIPAA requirements around patient’s access to his or her records as well as issues surrounding data ownership when health care data is stored in the cloud.
Posted: 17 Feb 2012 | Published: 17 Feb 2012

Intel

Meeting HIPAA Disaster Recovery Requirements
sponsored by HP and Intel
EGUIDE: Failure to have a disaster recovery plan (DRP) in place, could result in catastrophe for your health care organization.This E-Guide explores best practices and expert tips for implementing a DRP, ensuring HIPAA compliance and peace of mind.
Posted: 15 Feb 2012 | Published: 10 Feb 2012

HP and Intel

E-Guide: How Virtual Implementation Addresses Healthcare Regulations
sponsored by Pano Logic, Inc
EGUIDE: Access this expert resource to learn how desktop virtualization can help health care organizations to bolster Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) compliance and implement electronic health record (EHR) systems.
Posted: 18 Jan 2012 | Published: 18 Jan 2012

Pano Logic, Inc

E-Guide: Top 5 Storage Strategies for Health Care Organizations
sponsored by Intel
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, you will learn about the different available EHR storage options, as well pros and cons of each, allowing you to better decide which storage system is right for you and your healthcare organization.
Posted: 16 Jan 2012 | Published: 16 Jan 2012

Intel

How to Comply with the HPAA Security Rule
sponsored by Redspin, Inc.
EGUIDE: The HITECH Act has helped to not only increase productivity, but to streamline data exchange. While this increased efficiency, there are also many requirements that must be met in order ensure that these exchanges are HIPAA compliant. In this e-guide, learn how a well implemented security program can secure patient medical records.
Posted: 21 Nov 2011 | Published: 21 Nov 2011

Redspin, Inc.

Upgrading Wireless Networks in the Hospital
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com
EBOOK: In the next few years, hospitals will be rolling out all kinds of technology to improve patient care. Each of these devices and systems must be able to send and receive information instantly.
Posted: 15 Nov 2011 | Published: 15 Nov 2011

SearchHealthIT.com

Disaster recovery planning for HIPAA compliance
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EGUIDE: The HIPAA Security Rule requires all HIPAA covered entities to create a plan for first protecting and then restoring confidential patient data in the event of a disaster. Unfortunately, HIPAA does not say much about what should go into such a disaster recovery plan. Inside this e-guide, find tips for a compliant disaster recovery plan.
Posted: 19 Sep 2011 | Published: 19 Sep 2011

HP & Intel®

Health care Virtual Data Center Ezine: Server Virtualization Strategies for the Health IT Pro
sponsored by Stratus Technologies
EZINE: As healthcare facilities increase their reliance on EHR systems, the need to virtualize servers becomes readily apparent. These facilities can reap the same benefits that enterprises in other industries enjoy, but there are some precautions that providers should take before they embark on a virtualization project. Read on to find out more.
Posted: 23 Aug 2011 | Published: 23 Aug 2011

Stratus Technologies

Essential Guide to HIPAA Compliance and Data Protection Strategies
sponsored by SearchHealthIT.com and SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Effectively addressing the new HIPAA privacy and security rules introduced in the HITECH Act requires an assessment of your organization’s biggest vulnerabilities as well as the deployment of the right technology to reduce the risk of data loss. Inside this expert resource, gain insight on current healthcare security topics.
Posted: 17 Aug 2011 | Published: 17 Aug 2011

SearchHealthIT.com and SearchSecurity.com

Demonstrating HIPAA Security Rule Compliance
sponsored by Q1 Labs, an IBM Company
WHITE PAPER: View this paper to learn about the key elements of the HIPAA Security Rule including administrative, technical and, physical safeguards. In addition, explore how new advanced technology, QRadar, can help covered entities ease the burden of these rules and meet compliance.
Posted: 15 Aug 2011 | Published: 08 Aug 2011

Q1 Labs, an IBM Company

Protect sensitive data with multiple layers of loss protection
sponsored by CDW Healthcare
WHITE PAPER: An array of threats — from internal and external breaches to lost or stolen equipment, viruses, hackers and more — put hospital networks and patient data at risk. Learn about a comprehensive data security approach that offers improved methods for discovering, monitoring and protecting sensitive information.
Posted: 26 Jul 2011 | Published: 26 Jul 2011

CDW Healthcare

IBM Security Services: Achieving HIPAA Compliance
sponsored by IBM
DATA SHEET: This whitepaper discusses how IBM Security Services offer methodologies to help organizations achieve HIPAA compliance.
Posted: 01 Jul 2011 | Published: 01 Jul 2011

IBM

Planning for virtualized disaster recovery in a health care setting
sponsored by Dell Compellent
EGUIDE: Server virtualization has proved to be an advantageous in disaster recovery situations because if physical servers have been destroyed, it’s easy to restore backups to virtual hardware. Learn how healthcare facilities can benefit from adding server virtualization to disaster recovery plans, while maintaining compliance.
Posted: 27 Jun 2011 | Published: 24 Jun 2011

Dell Compellent

Protecting and simplifying access to Electronic Health Records
sponsored by DigitalPersona, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Studies show that 85% of healthcare facilities experienced data breaches in the past two years, at an average cost of up to $2 million each. In order to prevent such losses, many hospitals are deploying advanced security systems. In this whitepaper, find a security checklist that provides strategies every healthcare facility should be aware of.
Posted: 21 Jun 2011 | Published: 21 Jun 2011

DigitalPersona, Inc

Getting the PACS archive and EHR systems to talk to each other
sponsored by Ciena
EGUIDE: Complying with the HITECH Act involves the exchange of data -- such as medical images -- across interoperable systems. Unfortunately, opening up proprietary images enterprise-wide to patients and their physicians can be complex. Inside this expert e-guide, learn how to plan ahead for this process with preparation and testing strategies.
Posted: 10 Jun 2011 | Published: 10 Jun 2011

Ciena

The Complete Guide to Log and Event Management
sponsored by Novell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will provide you with the information you need to purchase an Event and Log Management soutions. This paper outlines both the upside and downside to using both these services sepearte and together.
Posted: 11 May 2011 | Published: 11 May 2011

Novell, Inc.

7 Ways to Manage Rapid Patient Data Growth
sponsored by Dell Compellent
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses seven ways healthcare IT teams can use Dell Compellent Fluid Data storage to drive efficiency, ensure high availability and protection, and readily adapt to constant change.
Posted: 10 May 2011 | Published: 30 Jul 2010

Dell Compellent

Healthcare and Compliance - The New Reality
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines the three most important mandates for Healthcare today.
Posted: 13 Apr 2011 | Published: 13 Apr 2011

Juniper Networks, Inc.

How Will the Transition to ICD-10 codes affect Health IT?
sponsored by Virtusa Corporation
EGUIDE: As of Oct. 1, 2015, U.S. health care providers must use ICD-10 codes when they submit medical claims. This FAQ e-guide addresses what the transition means, advantages of using ICD-10, as well as best practices on how providers can prepare and succeed in an ICD 10 conversion.
Posted: 31 Mar 2011 | Published: 29 Mar 2011

Virtusa Corporation

Optimize Data Management for Smarter Healthcare E-Book
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: This e-book will examine the challenges healthcare organizations face today — and how data management techniques can help them deliver better care now and in the future.
Posted: 18 Mar 2011 | Published: 18 Mar 2011

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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