WEDI Forum Agenda: Day Two
Wednesday, September 15, 2004
HIPAA Security Implementation Strategies Employed by NIST
Senior Officials from NIST will share important strategies for complying with the HIPAA Security Rule. Hear how NIST standards can be used as a practical approach for compliance and real-world experiences for implementing a robust security program.
Michael Bell: Mintz
Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, PC
Tackling Technical Implementation Issues with HIPAA Security Rule Compliance
Evaluating and implementing appropriate technical safeguards to reinforce policy and procedure is an important aspect of HIPAA Security Rule compliance. Making technology work within business and clinical processes may determine the effectiveness of that technical safeguard. This panel will address practical and real-world implications related to e-mail, encryption, access controls, secure transmission of files, network security and audit controls Participants will learn about strategies that balance technical and business needs for a successful implementation.
John E. Early, III
University or Virginia Health System Computing Services
The Clayton Group,LLC
Glen Mills, PA
Safeguarding Your Physical Assets: Practical Strategies for Safeguarding Your Facility and People
This presentation will address the complex issues of contingency planning and contingency operations. Hear how leading organizations are addressing facility security, device and media controls, workstation use, training and more.
Mary Alice Annecharico
University of Pennsylvania
Sue Miller's HIPAA and Healthcare Information Service
First Coast Service Options
Health Care and Homeland Security: Joint Strategies for a Secure Healthcare System
Hear from a leading government official regarding the impact that homeland security has on the healthcare system and the important role that the healthcare system plays.
Continuum Health Partners
New York, NY
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