HIPAA Security Rule Toolkit — Free Offering from NIST

In a response to some of our reader’s questions and comment concerning the HIPAA Security Rule(s), our staff search activities recently came across a new tool offered by the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Information Technology Laboratory.  This “NIST HIPAA SECURITY TOOLKIT” is an easy to learn and easy to use resource intended to help organizations better understand the requirements of the HIPAA Security Rule(s), implement those requirements, and asses those implementations in their own organization’s operational environment. According to information received on … [Read more...]