Healthcare Newsletter

February 14, 2024

In This Edition:

  1. [News] Chicago Children’s Hospital Confirms Cyber Threat Activity: Lurie Children's Hospital has entered its third week of downtime following a cyber incident that began on January 31. The latest update provided to patients confirmed that the hospital's network was "accessed by a known criminal threat actor.
  2. [Event] THA Annual Conference:  As Endorsed Partners of the Texas Hospital Association, we are thrilled to be attending the THA Annual Conference in Dallas! Our President and founder, Sanjay Deo will be speaking at this event on how to respond to a Cybersecurity Breach. 
  3. [News] New Cybersecurity Performance Goals From HHS For Healthcare: The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently expanded its Healthcare Sector Cybersecurity Concept Paper by issuing cybersecurity performance goals (CPG) for the healthcare and public health sectors. The expansion includes two categories: essential goals, outlining minimum cybersecurity controls, and enhanced goals, setting the foundation for more advanced cybersecurity controls.
  4. [Content Offer] Your Simplified Guide to HITRUST: Obtaining HITRUST Certification can be a time-consuming and resource-intensive process, but with this guide, you'll have all the necessary information at your fingertips.
  5. [Blog] What is the Best Way to Comply with all the Regulations for My Healthcare Organization?: The HITRUST CSF is a unique and elegant solution for healthcare organizations, health plans, and business associates who are required to comply with multiple federal regulations in addition to HIPAA—which these days means virtually all covered entities. That’s because the HITRUST Framework incorporates and cross-references the existing standards and regulations that apply to the healthcare industry, all in one place, all in a single framework. With three levels of assessment and certification available. What’s not to love about that?

Chicago Children’s Hospital Confirms Cyber Threat Activity

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 Lurie Children's Hospital has entered its third week of downtime following a cyber incident that began on January 31. The latest update provided to patients confirmed that the hospital's network was "accessed by a known criminal threat actor.

Growing Cyber Threats in Hospitals

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THA Annual Conference

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As Endorsed Partners of the Texas Hospital Association, we are thrilled to be attending the THA Annual Conference in Dallas! Our President and founder, Sanjay Deo will be speaking at this event on how to respond to a Cybersecurity Breach. 

Secure your spot!

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New Cybersecurity Performance Goals From HHS For Healthcare

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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently expanded its Healthcare Sector Cybersecurity Concept Paper by issuing cybersecurity performance goals (CPG) for the healthcare and public health sectors. The expansion includes two categories: essential goals, outlining minimum cybersecurity controls, and enhanced goals, setting the foundation for more advanced cybersecurity controls.

Cybersecurity Goals from HHS

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Your Simplified Guide to HITRUST Compliance

 

Obtaining HITRUST Certification can be a time-consuming and resource-intensive process, but with this guide, you'll have all the necessary information at your fingertips.

 

Get your HITRUST Guide!

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What is the Best Way to Comply with all the Regulations for My Healthcare Organization?

The HITRUST CSF is a unique and elegant solution for healthcare organizations, health plans, and business associates who are required to comply with multiple federal regulations in addition to HIPAA—which these days means virtually all covered entities. That’s because the HITRUST Framework incorporates and cross-references the existing standards and regulations that apply to the healthcare industry, all in one place, all in a single framework. With three levels of assessment and certification available. What’s not to love about that?

Learn the Power of HITRUST

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