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Episode 103: What is a Security Risk Analysis, and Why Do I Need One?
- June 30, 2022
DeAnn Tucker and Roz Cordini join Mark Reiboldt to explain the need for a security risk analysis within healthcare organizations. Many organizations are missing one critical component when performing a security risk analysis. Learn what elements organizations usually miss and how to conduct a security risk analysis properly.
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Did you know Health and Human Services requires an annual security risk analysis? If a breach of information occurs, OCR will request the last 2-3 years of security risk analyses to verify your organization has performed the analysis and taken steps to implement the remediation plan.
Aside from the requirement, performing a security risk analysis also safeguards electronic protected health information (ePHI) by identifying potential vulnerabilities before a criminal exploits them.
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