Privacy & Security Guidance
Ensuring that Electronic Health Records remain secure is an important HIPAA requirement, but it’s also required to meet Meaningful Use on an annual basis. While these resources provide helpful information, remember to contact your Relationship Manager to get started with your Security Risk Assessment.
|HealthIT.gov – Privacy & Security
||This link provides up-to-date information on how to integrate Privacy & Security into your medical practice, and how it relates to Meaningful Use. There are many other useful resources here, including a Privacy & Security game, and a link to get you started on your Risk Assessment.
|ONC Guide to Privacy & Security of Health Information (PDF)
||This 13-page guide from the Office of the National Commissioner on Health Information Technology details 10 steps you can follow to ensure privacy and security of your patients’ data.
|Security Risk Assessment Tool
||This link on HealthIT.gov allows you to conduct your Security Risk Assessment. You can document your answers, comments, and risk remediation plans directly into the SRA Tool.
If you require professional assistance, contact one of these Privacy & Security Vendors from our Vendor Market Place: