HIPAA Cyber Attack Checklist

Next month, HIPAA cyber security best practices will be a hot topic in Las Vegas at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference. One of the biggest questions likely to be asked is: what should you do in the event of a cyber attack?

According to the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR), your organization should follow this HIPAA cyber security checklist:
1. Execute your response and mitigation procedures.

Is Your Computer Network Secure Enough for HIPAA? 5 Best Practices

When it comes to protecting patient health information and complying with HIPAA, your Las Vegas health organization is under more pressure than ever before. Nationwide, HIPAA noncompliance fines totaled $19.3 million in 2017. Penalties have increased more than 300% since 2015.

Passing a HIPAA inspection by the Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Civil Rights (OCR) hinges on your network security.

How Can Las Vegas Healthcare Providers Prevent Data Breaches?

In April, a cyber attack on a Nevada healthcare provider gave computer hackers access to the confidential data of more than 11,000 individuals1. This was not an isolated incident. Healthcare providers, health plans and business associates report a new data breach somewhere in the nation every 36 hours.

HIPAA Compliance with Your Computer Systems



HIPPA Compliance

If you are in a field that deals with medical records your company needs to comply with the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act (HIPAA).  Intelligent Technology Solutions of Las Vegas can help your company develop and implement a HIPAA compliance program.

Sonicwall Email Security System in Las Vegas

We would hope that every company with more than one employee (and even most of these companies) would have some measures more than just your E mail provider to thwart Spam E mail.  Computer Technicians in Las Vegas constantly have to consider the impact of spam Email on their clients.

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