HITRUST

Three Healthcare Trends To Watch In 2020 (Electronic Health Reporter)

As we look ahead into 2020, technology will continue to lead to new developments in the ever-changing healthcare industry, but it will also leave room for new threats.

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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 Releases Guidance for Reliance on the Work of Others

HITRUST Guidance

On September 11, 2019 HITRUST released updated guidance regarding the reliance of others as part of the HITRUST certification process. This includes a more defined scope for reliance on the results of audits, assessments, and inspections that have been completed in the past.

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HITRUST Changes PRISMA Weights and Scoring Rubric

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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Blockchain: Increasing Security In Telehealth (Electronic Health Reporter)

While telehealth allows doctors and patients to speak using virtual connections in place of face-to-face visits, the use of the technology raises concerns over data collection.

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

HITRUST CSF v9.3 Blog

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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Ask Me Anything: A-LIGN’s HIPAA Compliance and Cybersecurity Expert Holds a Reddit Q&A

HITRUST-CSF-Basics

A-LIGN’s Senior Manager Blaise Wabo recently returned to Reddit to hold another Ask Me Anything (AMA) Q&A session on Reddit’s /r/technology subreddit. Blaise fielded important questions on the state of healthcare security, HIPAA compliance and cybersecurity threats to sensitive health data.

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The HITRUST
Assessment Process

Since its inception in 2007, the HITRUST framework has become very popular with organizations globally – including businesses of all types in the HITRUST XChange program. As a certified HITRUST accessor firm and licensed CPA firm, A-LIGN has helped companies and organizations of all sizes prepare for HITRUST certification.

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Using HITRUST for Industries Beyond Healthcare

Using HITRUST for Industries Beyond Healthcare

Organizations around the world, especially ones in the HITRUST XChange program, are moving to quickly implement the HITRUST Common Security Framework (CSF) for their organization. With the recent HITRUST CSF v9.2 update, organizations across all industries – not just healthcare – can benefit greatly from the HITRUST framework.

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

HITRUST CSF v9.2

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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