HITRUST Assurance Advisory Adds Strategic Scoping Factors

HITRUST Assurance Advisory Strategic Scoping

Even though compliance is an on-going process, each individual assessment has its own lifecycle, which begins with a self-assessment of scoping factors. This can be a tedious process to complete for every audit, especially if the same questions get asked more than once, or continue to show up in assessment requirements.

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HITRUST Bridge Assessment Offers Relief From Pandemic Pressures

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HITRUST is granting organizations the ability to gain a 90-day grace period to demonstrate continuous compliance with its new Bridge Assessment.

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HITRUST Releases CSF v9.3

HITRUST Releases CSF v9.3

On October 28, 2019, HITRUST released CSF v9.3 which incorporates new privacy and security standards.

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HITRUST Changes PRISMA Weights and Scoring Rubric

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On September 3, 2019 HITRUST announced that they will be updating the HITRUST PRISMA Weights (HAA 2019-007) and the Scoring Rubrics (HAA 2019-009). These new guidelines will go into effect for any HITRUST certifications submitted and accepted on December 31, 2019 or later.

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HITRUST CSF v9.3 Incorporates New Frameworks, Legislation and Standards


Since 2007, the HITRUST Common Security Framework (CSF) has been recognized as a well-rounded and certifiable security framework for any organizations of all sizes and industries. With the upcoming CSF v9.3 update, HITRUST continues to demonstrate its value for any organization by expanding to incorporate new frameworks, legislation and standards. What is the HITRUST CSF? The HITRUST […]

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HITRUST CSF v9.2 Opens Up the Framework for All Organizations


With HITRUST v9.2, the Common Security Framework (CSF) continues to be a very powerful and useful security framework for any organization – both inside and outside the healthcare industry.

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Understanding the HITRUST Inheritance Program

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What is HITRUST? Because of the number of patients seeing medical professionals every day and the nature of their visits, the healthcare industry faces unique security challenges that no other industry sees.

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Security Considerations for Using Blockchain Technology in Healthcare


Businesses continue to innovate and adopt new technologies with the goal of making operational processes more efficient. Recently, the newest technology trend, blockchain, has gained much attention from companies, technology innovators, and regulators. Although the technology itself is not new, it’s adoption into the commercial world is.

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SECURETexas Certification – Is It Right for Your Organization?


SECURETexas was created per Texas House Bill 300 in 2011 to help covered entities in Texas demonstrate that they have met privacy and security standards to reduce regulatory penalties, mitigate risk, and increase business partner and consumer confidence in the protection of protected health information (PHI).

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What to Expect in the HITRUST CSF v9.1 Release


HITRUST confirmed the HITRUST CSF Version 9.1 would be scheduled to release to the assessor community this month, January 2018 for review and to provide feedback.

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