July 1, 2015 - We stay on the topic of health data security because as a critical piece of technology, this will always be a challenge for any healthcare organization housing sensitive data. Healthcare is also bound by regulation, compliance, and evolving considerations around the end-user. When you look at a healthcare ecosystem, you’ll see a lot of the same cloud and even data center components that...
June 29, 2015 - Cloud computing, mobility, and even the concepts of IoT are becoming staples within the IT and healthcare communities. Organizations are gearing up to move to the cloud and utilize a fast amount of resources to help them work with a diverse user accessing very diverse applications. With that in mind, let’s examine a few best practices when it comes to managing and securing your healthcare...
June 26, 2015 - HIPAA technical safeguards are just one piece of the larger health data security plan that covered entities and their business associates must put together. However, it is a very important aspect. Over the next few weeks, HealthITSecurity.com will discuss some common examples of all three HIPAA safeguards, and how they could potentially benefit healthcare organizations. Not all types of safeguards...
June 24, 2015 - Federal regulators are actively preparing to conduct extensive audits to determine business compliance with HIPAA privacy and security requirements. Covered businesses that handle PHI, i.e., individually identifiable health information transmitted or maintained in any form, are required to maintain HIPAA compliance and are subject to substantial monetary fines if found in violation of...
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