TOP FIVE TIPS TO COMPLY WITH NEW HIPAA PRIVACY AND SECURITY RULES THAT TOOK EFFECT THIS WEEK

Our phones have been ringing off the hook the past few weeks (which is a good thing!) and we anticipate that this will continue as customers, prospects and partners work to get their arms around the new U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Omnibus Rule that [...]

Introducing Our Newest Partner: HealthGuard

We are excited to announce our new partnerships with HealthGuard, a health security and risk management services company. We are providing them with a full suite of Managed Security Services for their customers and partners, including HIPAA Essential, PCI Complete, managed firewall, intrusion detection and prevention, log management, and web application firewall (WAF). Additionally, HealthGuard [...]

Healthcare-record compliance is a SaaS problem too

Among companies handling patient records, the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act is old news. Going into effect in February 2009, this legislation sought to advance health information technology use standards to eventually make certain functions and safeguards mandatory, increasing the requirements for compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability [...]

Got a HIPAA headache?

By James D. Brown, CTO, StillSecure If you deal with Electronic Protected Health Information (EPHI), you’re only too aware of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, and its more recent cousin, Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH), enacted in 2009. You’re probably also aware that together, both of [...]