BOULDER, Colo. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- LogRhythm, the leader in cyber threat defense, detection and response, and FairWarning®, the inventor and world’s leading supplier of Patient Privacy Monitoring solutions for Electronic Health Records (EHRs), will host a live webinar to discuss the HIPAA Omnibus Rule and its fast approaching enforcement deadline. LogRhythm Senior Product Marketing Manager Kevin Broughton and FairWarning Director of Managed Services Chuck Burbank will lead the webinar on Thursday, September 12, 11:00 a.m. ET.
|“HIPAA Omnibus Rule Enforcement Deadline; Are you Ready?”|
|Thursday, September 12, 2013, 11:00 a.m. ET|
|Kevin Broughton, senior product marketing manager, LogRhythm|
|Chuck Burbank, director of managed services, FairWarning|
The Omnibus Rule enforcement deadline is September 23, 2013. The Omnibus Rule modifies the HIPAA privacy, security and enforcement rules, and will be incorporated into the HHS/OCR HIPAA audit programs. Changes include modifications to the Breach Notification Rule that will require covered entities to evaluate the risk of compromise as opposed to the risk of harm, which is expected to increase breach reporting. Upon completion of the pilot program evaluation, the permanent audit program is expected to launch as early as October 1, 2013.
In this webinar, Broughton and Burbank will discuss how organizations can prepare for the enforcement deadline and HIPAA audits. They will explain how to implement a cyber-security plan to prevent, detect and respond quickly to potential patient data breaches. They will also discuss practical approaches to:
LogRhythm is the largest and fastest growing independent Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) provider in the world. The company’s patented and award-winning SIEM 2.0 Security Analytics platform empowers organizations around the globe to detect breaches and the most sophisticated cyber threats of today, faster and with greater accuracy than ever before. LogRhythm also provides unparalleled compliance automation and assurance as well as operational intelligence to Global 2000 organizations, government agencies and mid-sized businesses worldwide.
Positioned as a Leader in the 2013 SIEM Magic Quadrant and listed as a “Champion” in Info-Tech Research’s 2012 SIEM Landscape Report, LogRhythm also earned a perfect, 5-star rating in the 2013 SC Magazine SIEM Group Test for the fifth consecutive year. Additional awards have included Computing Security’s Bench Tested Solution of the Year, SC Labs’ “Recommended” 5-star designation twice, SC Magazine’s Innovator of the Year Award, Readers Trust Award for “Best SIEM” solution and “BEST BUY” designation for Digital Forensics. LogRhythm is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado with operations in Canada, Europe and the Asia Pacific region. For more information, visit www.logrhythm.com.
About FairWarning, Inc.
FairWarning® invented and is the global leader in patient privacy monitoring solutions which guard against abuse of patient information in Electronic Health Records (EHRs) and Health Information Exchanges (HIEs), enabling care providers to confidently connect physicians, clinics, patients and affiliates. FairWarning®’s patient privacy monitoring solutions are compatible with healthcare applications from every major vendor, and available as either on-premise or software-as-a-service with managed services available to complement existing resources. Customers consider FairWarning® solutions essential for compliance with healthcare privacy regulations such as ARRA HITECH privacy and meaningful use criteria, HIPAA, EU Data Protection, UK Freedom of Information Act, California SB 541 and AB 211, Texas HB 300, Massachusetts 201 CMR 17.00 and Canadian provincial healthcare privacy law.