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May 21, 2012  1:27 PM

BYOD and HIPAA compliance: A thorn in your side, or a time to thrive?



Posted by: Jenny Laurello
Bring your own device, BYOD, Data security, HIPAA, mHealth devices, mobile health, PHI

Guest post by: Edson Monteiro, President, Sentinel Digital...


May 8, 2012  8:18 AM

Health Law 2.0: Data exchange spurs HIT compliance challenges



Posted by: Jenny Laurello
Health 2.0, Health law, HIPAA


May 2, 2012  7:56 AM

Security challenges in health care social media usage



Posted by: Jenny Laurello
BYOD, HIPAA, HITsm, Social media

Q&A with Jeani Park, senior director of Product Strategy at SpectorSoft, which specializes in computer, mobile device and Internet monitoring

1. What security...


March 23, 2012  6:00 AM

Debriefing the PHI Report: Determining the true cost of a data breach



Posted by: Jenny Laurello
ASNI, Data breach, HIPAA, PHI, PHI report, Protected health information, The Financial Impact of Breached Protected Health Information report

This week I had the chance to listen to a webinar highlighting the recently released report on The Financial Impact of Breached Protected Health Information. Released on March 5, the "PHI Report" has already been downloaded by more than 1,700...


February 29, 2012  11:24 AM

Best practices for data breach prevention in health care



Posted by: Jenny Laurello
Data breach, Data security, HIPAA

Guest post by: Sean Glynn, Vice President, Marketing, Credant Technologies As the disclaimer on a non-prescription supplement or medicine tells you, it is important to consult your physician before beginning a new treatment plan, or continue an existing one that is causing an adverse...


December 15, 2011  2:02 PM

How recent and upcoming HIPAA changes will affect BAs and subcontractors



Posted by: Jenny Laurello
BAs, Business associates, data privacy and security, HIPAA, Privacy rule, Security rule, Steve Gantz, Subcontractors, webcast

In this Health IT Exchange webcast, Steve Gantz, Professor of Information Assurance at UMUC and SVP and Chief Security Officer at Evolvent Technologies, speaks on the complexities of the fluid HIPAA...


December 9, 2011  12:00 AM

Five mistakes providers should avoid when implementing ICD-10



Posted by: Jenny Laurello
HIPAA, HIPAA 5010, ICD-10, ICD-10 migration, ICD-10 transition

Guest post by: Baskar Mohan, Director, Healthcare Practice, Virtusa Corporation Transitioning to ICD-10 is a journey laden with challenges and pitfalls. If health care organizations aren't cognizant of this fact, then their awareness of the implications of failure is limited. A...


November 10, 2011  10:50 AM

The four essentials of a secure health IT infrastructure



Posted by: Jenny Laurello
Business associates, data privacy and security, Data storage, HIPAA, Infrastructure, Patient data, Technology infrastructure

Guest post by: Ruby Raley, Director, Healthcare Solutions, Axway How do you know that you've done all you can to protect your organization's information and your patients' information? I can think of four essential issues of IT infrastructure -- hard, fast, universal...


October 24, 2011  11:51 AM

Don’t become a poster child for a health care data breach



Posted by: Jenny Laurello
Data breach, data privacy and security, HIPAA, Informatica, Jay Hill

Guest post by: Jay Hill, Director Product Management, Informatica Below is a list of the top five things that your executive team needs to know and do to avoid becoming a poster child for the health care data breach flyer. 1. The threats are real. The...


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