HIE Security

Meaningful Use secure messaging was one of several issues discussed in a blueprint created by the American Medical Association last week. The more »

An Oregon health insurance exchange (HIE) has had 18 security breaches in the last six months, with the most recent one occurring more »

Cost and technical challenges remain central barriers to interoperability for health information exchanges (HIEs), according to the recent eHealth Initiative survey. The more »

Maintaining security standards as Health Information Exchange (HIE) expansion continues is critical for any healthcare provider. It’s also essential that patient data more »

When the HIPAA Omnibus Rule became enforceable almost a year ago, in September 2013, much of the impact was believed to be more »

Blue Shield of California and Anthem Blue Cross joining forces this week was big news in healthcare, as a total of 9 more »

Healthcare Access San Antonio (HASA) is the latest Texas health information exchange (HIE) to be fully accredited by the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation more »

The recent HIMSS Privacy and Security Forum in San Diego gave the ONC Privacy & Security Tiger Team an opportunity to present more »

Seeing as how Michigan Health Information Network (MiHIN) considers itself a network of networks and doesn’t really see itself a traditional health more »

The New York e-Health Collaborative (NYeC) attained full accreditation with the Direct Trusted Agent Accreditation Program (DTAAP) from DirectTrust.org and the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation more »

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) recently revealed some of its core plans for healthcare IT interoperability more »

Electronic health record (EHR) privacy and security apprehension among healthcare providers is a common hurdle when trying to get these organizations to more »

Following opening remarks from National Coordinator Karen DeSalvo, the Privacy and Security Tiger Team virtually presented its family, friends and personal representative more »

Just more than a year after Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) awarded DirectTrust.org one of its Exemplar more »

The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) has been busy producing reports of late, as it recently published its review of the cybersecurity more »

Months after the Texas Health Services Authority (THSA) publicized its use of the Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) Common Security Framework (CSF), more »

Among the more interesting aspects of building a health information exchange (HIE) is ensuring that the work done in the short-term doesn’t more »

Each state health information exchange (HIE) has its own unique set of challenges, whether they’re derived from funding, technology or policy. But, more »

The HIT Policy Committee Privacy & Security Tiger Team had a lot on its agenda during Monday’s meeting, as it had to more »

The Delaware Health Information Network (DHIN) has completed a risk assessment and analysis from Best Practice Partners (BPP). DHIN’s system includes all more »

The term “Health Information Services Provider (HISP)” is thrown around fairly often when discussing health information exchange (HIE) and Direct transport. But more »

Managing opt-in and opt-out policies between different states can become problematic for healthcare organizations trying to exchange data as well as health more »

Though there have been some structural changes to the Privacy and Security Tiger Team and it has moved on from its accounting more »

The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) has been in the news quite often in January. From announcing that MedAllies and DataMotion had more »

With long hours spent in 2013 wading through ideas and comments on accounting of disclosures in the distance, the Privacy and Security more »