August 31, 2010
Implementation of the above mentioned requirements may warrant creating new or modifying existing policies, implementing new security controls, and providing training for IT staff and other ePHI custodians. Failure to comply with policies and practices may cause the company to be viewed as negligent, triggering significantly higher fines and possible consequences for company leadership.
August 9, 2010
One of the common and consistent themes at HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) this year was achieving "Meaningful Use" requirements.
December 7, 2009
In continuation of the HITRUST blog series, in this post I would like to take a closer look at the Common Security Framework (CSF), and what it’s all about.
December 4, 2009
HITRUST is rapidly gaining popularity in the healthcare and security consulting fields, and NetSPI is investing significant resources in developing services that will assist clients in taking advantage of the new Common Security Framework (CSF). As a way of introducing this new development, I will write a series of blog posts intended to familiarize anyone interested with just what HITRUST and the CSF are all about.