Solution for HIPAA Compliance
What is HIPAA Compliance?
Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was formed to protect personally identifiable electronic health information. The act mandates that any entity storing, processing and transmitting health information electronically should have a robust security framework to protect it from unauthorized access. The regulation is part of the broader Protected Health Information (PHI) act that requires to protect individually identifiable health information stored in any form- be it on paper, oral or electronically.
Where HIPAA Compliance is applicable?
Any entity that maintains health information, directly or indirectly, in its information systems is applicable to HIPAA:
- Speciality Hospitals/ Nursing Homes
- Health Insurance Companies
- Pharmaceutical companies
- Pathology laboratories
- Medical Service Providers
- Medical Equipment Manufacturers
How ARCON Privileged Access Management will help you?
Privileged Access Security takes the center stage when it comes to mitigating breach of electronic health information. ARCON Privileged Access Management (PAM) offers an organization the foundation for best IT security practice. It reinforces the user identity and access control in an enterprise IT environment. It ensures rule-based restricted access to OSes, databases and applications. It offers IT security team an additional protective layer to secure health information. With ARCON | PAM, any user will be granted permission to access electronic health information only after a thorough authorization and authentication process. In addition, the solution helps in addressing the HIPAA requirement that mandates any entity processing health information must maintain audit trails of each activity around health information. ARCON | PAM helps in controlling and monitoring the users.