Private cloud or public? Encryption – addressable or a must-have? Cloud for email and document storage, or enterprise-class infrastructure? As HIPAA continues to evolve with the deadline of the final HIPAA omnibus rule coming up (Sept. 23), it’s a good time to get a refresher on health IT security.
In case you missed these articles on HIPAA cloud security, I’ve compiled a top 5 (so far) of the must-read guides to navigating data and application hosting in the cloud for healthcare organizations of all types, including providers, insurers, software as a service (SaaS), and any other group that touches patient data.
Alleviating Healthcare Cloud Security Concerns– Read up on the latest statistics on health IT as reported by the HHS’s data breach data, and what type of layered security defenses your organization can use to guard against becoming another statistic.