Clearwater Releases CyberIntelligence Dashboards for Its IRM|Pro Enterprise Cyber Risk Management Platform
NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Clearwater, a top-ranked healthcare cyber risk management solutions company, today announced the release of CyberIntelligence™ dashboards, the latest innovation for IRM|Pro™, the leading Enterprise Cyber Risk Management System (ECRMS) for healthcare providers and their partners.Read More
NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Clearwater Compliance, LLC, a top-ranked healthcare cyber risk management solutions company, today announced that it has entered into a new three-year agreement to provide its Cyber Risk Services™ (CRS) to OhioHealth, a nationally recognized, not-for-profit, charitable, healthcare outreach of the United Methodist Church. OhioHealth has been successfully using Clearwater’s IRM|Pro™ cyber risk management […]Read More
Clearwater Compliance Ranks Top Compliance & Risk Management Solution, 2018 Black Book Cybersecurity User Survey
Compliance firms rated by industry client satisfaction and loyalty scores via independent key performance indicators announced – www.prnewswire.comRead More
Clearwater Compliance Announces Appointment of Steve Cagle as Chief Executive Officer and Baxter Lee as Chief Financial Officer
NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Clearwater Compliance, a top-ranked, award-winning provider of healthcare cyber risk management solutions, announced Monday that Steve Cagle has been appointed chief executive officer and Baxter Lee has been named chief financial officer. Bob Chaput, founder of Clearwater, will become Executive Chairman, where he will continue to guide the direction of the company. Current […]Read More
Clearwater Compliance Names Veteran Strategists to Address, Prioritize Urgency Around Hospitals’ Cybersecurity Management
NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Clearwater Compliance, a top-ranked, award-winning healthcare cyber risk assessment and cyber management solutions platform, today announced that Jon Moore will serve as the company’s Chief Risk Officer and Richard Staynings has been named Chief Security and Trust Officer.Read More
Clearwater Helps Organizations Strengthen Cyber Defenses with New OCR-Quality Technical Testing Services
NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Clearwater Compliance, a top-ranked, award-winning healthcare cyber risk management solutions platform provider, has announced it is now offering technical testing services to help healthcare providers and their partners improve the effectiveness and efficacy of their controls and meet HIPAA Security Rule technical evaluation requirements at 45 CFR §164.308(a)(8). Clearwater’s newest service and methodologies […]Read More
Texas Hospital Association Announces Healthcare Cybersecurity Leader Bob Chaput as Keynote Speaker at April Conference
NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Join hospital cybersecurity expert and Chief Executive Officer of Clearwater Compliance, Bob Chaput, as the keynote speaker at the first annual Texas Health Security and Technology Conference to be held April 19-20 in Austin, Texas. Chaput will address critical steps hospital leaders can take to head off new, emerging enterprise risks and help hospital leaders […]Read More
Clearwater Compliance Offers Virtual Chief Information Security Officer to Help Hospitals Stay Ahead of Cyber Threats
NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–To help hospitals facing a dangerous combination of mounting cybersecurity threats, vulnerabilities to connected medical devices and a widening gap in the skills required to establish, implement and mature a cybersecurity program, Clearwater Compliance, a top-ranked, award-winning healthcare cyber risk assessment and cyber management solutions platform, has expanded its cyber capabilities to include a […]Read More
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Cybercriminals stole the health records of more than 9 million Americans last year, according to data from U.S. Health and Human Services. The data collected includes breaches from hospitals, health insurers and other health organizations covered by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, which makes breaches public when they affect more than 500 people.
New research from the Clearwater Cyber Intelligence Institute finds that laptop computers continue to present a substantial data security risk for the healthcare industry. Clearwater operates a database that holds millions of risk records from hospitals, delivery systems, and business associates. Data mining and informatics teams at the firm use analytics to identify common security weaknesses in provider organizations, insurance companies, and other entities.
Hospitals and health systems are continuing to struggle with laptop vulnerabilities, caused primarily by endpoint data loss, excessive user permissions, and dormant accounts, according to new findings from Clearwater CyberIntelligence Institute. In fact, 70 percent of all high and critical risk scenarios for laptop vulnerabilities were caused by those risk areas. CCI researchers analyzed data from Clearwater’s proprietary database, which is exclusively focused on cybersecurity risks to hospitals, Integrated Delivery Networks, and business associates.
Laptops quickly come to mind when security leaders think about potential vulnerabilities for their organization. They are highly portable, can be accessed remotely, and are at high risk for theft. CCI™ analyzed high and critical risks facing hospitals and health systems found in our database and summarized them based on Clearwater’s comprehensive method of evaluating administrative, technical, and physical vulnerabilities.
Over November 27th to 29th, the 26th annual Cayman Captive Forum was held in Grand Cayman. Over 1,400 specialists including captive directors, CFOs, CROs, service providers and captive managers from around the world met to discuss the issues most pressing to the captive insurance industry. One of the key topics discussed was the apparent evolution from what started out as “HIPAA compliance risk” to “cybersecurity risk” to a “patient safety risk” and now “medical professional liability risk”.
Clearwater delivers cyber risk management solutions to hundreds of healthcare delivery organizations and their partners. The enormous data set of […]