5 Elements of an Effective Privacy & Security Program

October 16, 2015 CynergisTek, Inc.

Often healthcare providers think that compliance with regulatory requirements set by HHS and other branches of the government is all that it takes to address privacy and security. CynergisTek believes that just “checking off” compliance is not enough.

Instead, there are five elements that should be included in your privacy and security program. These 5 elements are:

  • Culture of awareness
  • Thorough risk assessment
  • Proactive, not reactive, security
  • Privacy best practices
  • Business associate management

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About the Author

CynergisTek, Inc.

CynergisTek is a top-ranked cybersecurity consulting firm dedicated to serving the information assurance needs of healthcare. CynergisTek offers specialized services and solutions to help organizations achieve privacy, security, and compliance goals. The company has been recognized by KLAS in the 2016 and 2018 Cybersecurity reports as a top performing firm in healthcare cybersecurity, as well as the 2017 Best in KLAS winner for Cybersecurity Advisory Services.

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