Mitigate Risks to Your Healthcare Business*

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) requires the providers to protect the confidentiality and security of healthcare information. Two main sections of HIPAA are Title I (Portability) and Title II (Administrative Simplification). COBAIT and TRIULTA HealthTRAQ provides a comprehensive HIPAA solution for Administrative Simplification which includes administrative, physical and technical safeguards. Please review the below table for the services and coverage provided:

HIPAA & Administrative Simplification provided by COBAIT and HealthTRAQ

Security Components

Physical Safeguards

Example

  • Your facility and other places where patient data is accessed
  • Computer equipment
  • Device security including portable devices

Covered Under

Managed Services

Administrative Safeguards

  • Designated security officer
  • Workforce training and oversight
  • Controlling information access
  • Periodic security assessment

Managed Services & HealthTRAQ

Technical Safeguards

  • Controls on access to EHR
  • Use of audit logs to monitor users and other EHR activities
  • Measure that keep electronic patient data from improper changes
  • Secure, authorized electronic exchanges of patient information

Managed Services & HealthTRAQ

Policies and Procedures

  • Written policies and procedures to assurre HIPAA security compliance
  • Security assessment and documentation

Managed Services & HealthTRAQ

Organizational Requirements

  • Business Associate Agreements
  • Breach notification and associated policies

* From The Office to the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, www.Healthit.gov

LOOK FOR THE HIPAA AWARE SEAL

COBAIT provides all Managed Healthcare partners a HIPAA Aware Seal after successfully performing the yearly HIPAA Audits.

What's covered under the audit? Click here for details.