Expert advice: HIPAA-compliant cloud storage
The task of managing and ensuring HIPAA compliance has forced some health IT teams to take a strong stand against cloud storage options, but there are ways to take advantage of cloud storage while still meeting HIPAA requirements.
This handbook looks at cloud storage and backup technology in relation to HIPAA compliance. In 3 chapters, learn how:
- Business associates and covered entities are preparing for HIPAA audits
- Health systems use the cloud for backup storage purposes and disaster recovery efforts
- Moving healthcare data into the cloud has changed other aspects for providers