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Clearwater Compliance Offers Virtual Chief Information Security Officer to Help Hospitals Stay Ahead of Cyber Threats

March 20, 2018

Clearwater Compliance Offers Virtual Chief Information Security Officer to Help Hospitals Stay Ahead of Cyber Threats Flexible Solution Helps Strengthen Hospital Governance, Drives Forward Policies and Compliance, and Keeps Networks Safe without Increasing Headcount March 20, 2018 NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–To help hospitals facing a dangerous combination of mounting cybersecurity threats, vulnerabilities to connected medical devices […]

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Cleveland Clinic’s Charles Kolodkin and Clearwater’s Bob Chaput Share Crucial Steps in Developing a Hospital Cyber Risk Management Strategy

March 6, 2018

Cleveland Clinic’s Charles Kolodkin and Clearwater’s Bob Chaput Share Crucial Steps in Developing a Hospital Cyber Risk Management Strategy Newest Business of Healthcare (BOH) Episode “Innovating to Reduce Cyber Risk” Shows How Captives are Important Strategic Tools for Managing Risk March 06, 2018 NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Charles Kolodkin, Executive Director, Enterprise Risk and Insurance at Cleveland Clinic and Bob […]

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Clearwater Compliance Offers Webinar with Former OCR Top HIPAA Leader Iliana Peters

March 1, 2018

Clearwater Compliance Offers Webinar with Former OCR Top HIPAA Leader Iliana Peters Former Acting Deputy Director of HHS Office for Civil Rights Is Featured Expert on the HIPAA Security Final Rule in Clearwater Webinar Series to Help Simplify Cyber Risk March 01, 2018 NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Iliana Peters, JD, CISSP, former Acting Deputy Director of HHS Office […]

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Clearwater Compliance Shares Best in KLAS, AHA-Endorsed Cyber Risk Management Solutions at HIMSS18

February 27, 2018

Clearwater Compliance Shares Best in KLAS, AHA-Endorsed Cyber Risk Management Solutions at HIMSS18 Major Announcements, Endorsements Mark an Inflection Point for Clearwater February 27, 2018 NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Clearwater Compliance, a top-ranked, award-winning healthcare cyber risk assessment and management solutions platform, will be presenting and exhibiting at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society’s (HIMSS) annual […]

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Clearwater CEO Bob Chaput Shares Expertise on Insuring Hospital Cyber Risks Through Captives

February 13, 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bob Chaput, CEO of Clearwater Compliance, a top-ranked, award-winning provider of healthcare cyber risk management and compliance solutions, shares his expertise in the newest Business of Healthcare (BOH) episode, “Why Manage Cyber Risk through an Insurance Captive?” on insuring hospital cyber risks through captives.

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OCR Enforcement Lead Iliana Peters Joins Polsinelli’s Washington, D.C. Office

February 7, 2018

News Releases – February 7, 2018 – Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli welcomes new Shareholder Iliana L. Peters to its national Health Care Operations practice, expanding the firm’s strong health care presence in Washington, D.C. and across the country.

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Partnership Brings Focus on Cyber Security Solutions to Texas Hospitals

February 5, 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Texas Hospital Association announced its newest partnership with Clearwater Compliance, a top-ranked, award-winning healthcare cyber risk management and regulatory compliance solutions company. The endorsement follows an extensive due diligence analysis with Texas hospital leaders closely examining Clearwater’s operations and services.

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Clearwater Compliance Earns KLAS’ Top Rating for Cybersecurity Advisory Services

January 30, 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Clearwater Compliance, a top-ranked, award-winning provider of healthcare cyber risk management and compliance solutions, today announced it has been awarded the prestigious 2018 Best in KLAS designation in the Cybersecurity Advisory Services category in the 2018 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services report.

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In The News

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Servers Cause Most Health Breaches, C-Suite Lacks Funds to Fight Threats

Clearwater finds the majority of health breaches last year were caused in some way by a server, while a CynergisTek report found a lack of resources, tools, and talent make it difficult for the C-suite to keep up with the threat landscape.

ClinOne Works with Uber Health to Improve Patient Access to Trials

ClinOne is now integrated with Uber Health to provide patient transportation services to clinical trial sites.

Uber Health Exec: ‘There’s So Much We Can Do When It Comes to Home Care’

As Medicare Advantage (MA) plans prepare to expand their supplemental benefits in 2020 to cover even more non-medical services, players from a growing number of industries are hopping on board. That includes ride-hailing companies such as Lyft (Nasdaq: LYFT) and Uber (NYSE: UBER), which say seniors are a driving force in their health care businesses. The competitors have been vocal about the need to tackle social determinants of health, with MA plans becoming an increasingly popular vehicle to make it happen.

Key Takeaways From Breakfast & Breaches™ | D.C.

Clearwater’s recent Breakfast & Breaches event in Washington, DC brought together an outstanding group of leaders with unique insight on the growing problem of how to keep protected health information secure. Drawing on their combined decades of experience working across the compliance spectrum, our panelists and moderator challenged the audience’s thinking with regard to how their organizations analyze and manage risks.

Highest Level of Security Weaknesses in Hospitals and Health Systems Uncovered

More than half (54%)* of all individuals affected by a healthcare information breach in the past twelve months were impacted by a breach that touched the affected organization’s server, according to data provided on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights Breach Portal: Notice to the Secretary of HHS Breach of Unsecured Protected Health Information. According to the data, ninety (90) healthcare breaches — affecting more than nine million individuals—were related to servers in some way.

Managing Third-Party Information Security Risk

Clinical laboratory provider Quest Diagnostics recently acknowledged that a billings collections vendor it works with suffered a data breach on its web payment system that may have exposed information of nearly 12 million of Quest’s patients. The third-party company, Elmsford, N.Y.-based American Medical Collection Agency (AMCA), is contracted with Optum360 LLC, which in turn provides payment services to Quest.

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