It’s Coming…the Dec 31 Deadline
Meaningful Use Risk Assessment
A Required Core Item for…
Stage 1, Stage 2…
MIPs | Meaningful Use | HIPAA
“Ensure adequate privacy and security protections for personal health information”
The Federal Regulations say:
“Conduct or review a security risk analysis per 45 CFR 164.308(a)(1) and implement updates as necessary and correct identified security deficiencies as part of this analysis.”
Again…what does this mean?
It means you are being pushed into HIPAA compliance via Meaningful Use.
…Don’t worry…We’ve made this easy for you.
Our Meaningful Use Risk Assessment
is a paint-by-numbers simple process to ensure you are compliant with this requirement.
What is included?
Additionally there are Policies and Checklists for the following:
Information System Activity Review
Ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of all electronic protected health information the covered entity creates, receives, maintains, or transmits.
Protect against any reasonably anticipated threats or hazards to the security or integrity of such information.
Protect against any reasonably anticipated uses or disclosures of such information that are not permitted or required under subpart E of this part.
Ensure compliance with this subpart by its workforce (this means HIPAA Awareness Training).