HITRUST Assurance Advisory Adds Strategic Scoping Factors

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. Continue reading “HITRUST Assurance Advisory Adds Strategic Scoping Factors”

HITRUST Bridge Assessment Offers Relief From Pandemic Pressures

HITRUST is granting organizations the ability to gain a 90-day grace period to demonstrate continuous compliance with its new Bridge Assessment. Continue reading “HITRUST Bridge Assessment Offers Relief From Pandemic Pressures”

The Ultimate HITRUST Resource

Since its inception in 2007, the HITRUST Common Security Framework (CSF) has been used by organizations of all sizes around the globe. Originally designed specifically for the healthcare industry, today the HITRUST CSF enjoys success across all industries thanks to its robust and scalable systems that unify multiple recognized frameworks.

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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 assessor 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

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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Understanding the HITRUST Inheritance Program

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. Continue reading “Understanding the HITRUST Inheritance Program”

HITRUST CSFBASICs: A New Framework Designed for Smaller Healthcare Organizations

As the data breach landscape in the healthcare industry evolves, so do organizations and their compliance with regulatory requirements. Doing ‘nothing’ to protect healthcare data is no longer an acceptable approach for small healthcare entities. Continue reading “HITRUST CSFBASICs: A New Framework Designed for Smaller Healthcare Organizations”