Do you have ePHI data (HIPAA)? Are you conducting your Risk Analysis? Have you developed your Risk Management plan afterwards?

via Guidance on Risk Analysis |

We begin the series with the risk analysis requirement in § 164.308(a)(1)(ii)(A).  Conducting a risk analysis is the first step in identifying and implementing safeguards that comply with and carry out the standards and implementation specifications in the Security Rule.  Therefore, a risk analysis is foundational, and must be understood in detail before OCR can issue meaningful guidance that specifically addresses safeguards and technologies that will best protect electronic health information.

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