Today’s health IT environment is constantly changing. New stakeholders are joining the health and healthcare landscape; new standards are emerging with the next solution to solving interoperability; new technologies are entering the market to improve the delivery of care.
Security frameworks help organizations build a comprehensive security program with guidance on how to identify and prioritize actions for reducing cybersecurity risk. Security frameworks are essential for every organization—especially with insider threat activity and cyber-attacks being at a record high. HIPAA compliance alone is not enough.
On Friday, April 14, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS). Comments on this proposed rule are due to CMS on June 13, 2017.