How can you protect yourself against an enemy that you can't see? How can you meet the regulations of a policy you aren't aware of?
If you are involved in the medical industry, you know that today's technology often complicates patient-record confidentiality. You also know that regulations meant to protect patient records, like the Health Insurance Portability and Affordability Act (HIPAA), grow more stringent on a daily basis. Yet each day, the cyberthreats that impede your ability to meet those regulatory standards increase.
There are real challenges in ensuring HIPAA compliance, and the consequences are no laughing matter. In a world filled with cyberdangers, it's necessary to be proactive, preventative, and aware of how to conquer these issues in order to protect your patients' information and your practice's business. After all, knowledge is the most powerful tool in any battle. In this clear-cut, precise, and useful guide, Craig A. Petronella provides the ultimate solutions for how health care providers and their associates can increase cybersecurity to guarantee HIPAA compliance.