Research

Defense in Depth: A Pragmatic Approach to Securing PHI in the Cloud

Achieving security in healthcare IT requires a comprehensive, thoughtful approach that combines the right mix of technology, procedure and trained personnel. The options available are many but the singular truth is that a holistic approach is mandatory in today’s world.

Defense in Depth: A Pragmatic Approach to Securing PHI in the Cloud identifies the most effective methods to keeping patient data.

Highlights include:

  • The risks of having a security policy that is too strict
  • Staff training essentials
  • The importance of maintaining a data inventory
  • The impact of BYOD and IoT to security measures
  • The value of annual Security Risk Assessments
  • How to plan for the future