Understanding a HIPAA Risk Assessment

In order to protect patient information it is important to understand the risks to the information!

We have put together a guide to help you understand the HIPAA Risk Assessment process. The guide is written in easy to understand language and not security mumbo jumbo.

You'll learn:

  • What is the HIPAA Risk Management process?
  • What are the steps to a Risk Assessment? 
  • Real life examples to help understand how to determine risks and threats to patient information.
  • Understand the benefits of a Risk Assessment (written in plain english)

A Risk Assessment is required for the HIPAA Security Rule and for Meaningful Use reimbursements. Understand what a Risk Assessment is and how it can help protect patient information.