A collection of written publications by Hostway focusing on cloud-based solutions.
At a Glance: Healthcare Compliance
With a little help, adhering to HIPAA can be much simpler than you think. In this quick guide, we'll break down HIPAA requirements and how managed security and compliance services can assist healthcare organizations in meeting regulatory standards.
3 Considerations for Selecting a HIPAA-Compliant Cloud Hosting Partner
IT leaders from organizations of all shapes and sizes—ranging from large SaaS providers and hospital networks to small, privately-run hospitals and healthcare solutions providers—agree that cloud hosting can improve healthcare organizations’ operational efficiency, and it is a competitive necessity. As you search for the perfect provider, keep these three considerations in mind.
Who Cares About HITRUST?
Within the healthcare industry, everyone from founders and CEOs down to candy stripers and part-time volunteers have heard of HIPAA. But far fewer have heard of HITRUST. Even those who are familiar with the name may not understand its importance. In this guide, we’ll break down exactly what HITRUST is—and why healthcare leaders should seek out certified vendors to stay compliant and mitigate risk.
Debunking the Myths of HIPAA Compliance
HIPAA compliance may seem relatively straightforward, but many healthcare organizations have found achieving compliance daunting. In this white paper, we’ll identify the ten most common myths—and debunk them so you’re in the know.
6 Best Practices for Preventing a Security Breach
As severity of malicious activity increase – so does the risk that mission-critical data will be compromised. As a result, it is extremely important to mobilize forces into preventive measures.
Protecting Patient Information with HIPAA Compliant Hosting
HIPAA and HITECH have created a number of new requirements for health care providers looking to leverage the cloud. This whitepaper explores how HIPAA and HITECH affect the relationship between covered entity and hosting provider.
Simplified guide to HIPAA compliance
Any organization that deals with protected health information (PHI) must ensure it has the appropriate security measures in place to meet HIPAA compliance requirements.
6 Stages of a Malicious Cyber Attack
Cybercriminals are using extremely sophisticated breach strategies. This white paper will provide you with a baseline understanding of the major types of cyber threats and the stages of a typical attack.