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Build assurance to protect electronic health information by HITRUST CSF

The HITRUST Alliance, a consortium of health information technology vendors, developed a certifiable security framework (Common Security Framework (CSF) that can be implemented in any organization regardless of size or security governance maturity. Founded in 2007, HITRUST is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is “to champion programs that safeguard sensitive information and manage information risk [...]

November 10th, 2019|HITRUST|

Assessment strategy for security and privacy preparedness

The potential for health plan privacy and security data breaches is substantial. Implementation varies widely within the sector. Adequate data protection and security are priorities for health plans. A basic approach to assessing an organization’s current preparedness requires consideration in three key areas. Risk Management: E Com Security Solutions Identify and assess data security risks to [...]

November 10th, 2019|HITRUST|

HIPAA Compliance for Medical Software Applications

Medical Software Application including mobile, web, IoT and back-end applications that process Protected Health Information (often abbreviated to PHI, or ePHI when it is stored or transmitted electronically) are required to comply with HIPAA requirements. Examples of these applications include eHealth or mHealth app that collects personal data about the person are required to use [...]

November 10th, 2019|HIPAA, HITRUST|