Clearwater is hosting webinars and a virtual session of our HIPAA Compliance and Information Risk Management BootCamp™ in May! Our CEO, Bob Chaput will be traveling to New Orleans for Audit World 2015! We hope you can join us for one or more of these events.

Thursday, May 7, 14, and 21  Clearwater will be hosting Virtual Information Risk Management BootCamp™

Risk Mgmt Strategy BCClearwater’s HIPAA Compliance and Information Risk Management BootCamp™ curriculum focuses on the most pressing issues facing Covered Entities and Business Associates today as defined by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services!

This interactive, virtual event hosted in three 3 hours sessions responds to the intensifying focus on Risk Analysis and Risk Management by the Office for Civil Rights.


webinarsFriday, May 8 at 11am CDT Clearwater will be hosting a NEW webinar: Risk Response – So you know what your risks, now what?

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights continues to increase its enforcement presence of HIPAA and HITECH regulations.  It is simply not enough to have completed a risk analysis under HIPAA/HITECH or Meaningful Use. Too many organization are not actively managing known and identified risks.  This webinar is designed to help management and staff understand risk response fundamentals so that they may establish a process and workflow to reduce vulnerabilities and achieve better outcomes in managing information risks.

To learn more about this webinar and register, please click here


 webinarsFriday, May 15 at 11am CDT, Clearwater will be hosting a complimentary webinar: The Critical Difference: HIPAA Security Evaluation v HIPAA Security Risk Analysis.

Compliance assessment? Security Evaluation? Risk Assessment? Risk Analysis? Compliance Analysis? Huh? Confused about where to start with a compliance plan, Clearwater can help you end the confusion. This webinar briefly reviews the HIPAA-HITECH regulatory requirements for both types of evaluations, discusses the essential objectives and requirements of both, explains the differences and provides tangible, actionable approaches to complete each one.

To learn more about this webinar and register, please click here.


Tuesday, May 19-21, Clearwater will be headed back to New Orleans for AuditWorld 2015!

2015-03-26_0911Join us in the French Quarter to hear from experts in the field as they provide insight into emerging threats and challenges with cybersecurity, fraud, the cloud and more – from both the stand point of Internal Audit and IT audit. Plus with new program highlights including our Fundamentals track and full-day Data Analytics Summit – we’re confident that this year’s program has something for everyone.

To Register, Please click here.


webinarsFriday, May 22  at 11am CST, Clearwater will be hosting a complimentary webinar: Bona Fide HIPAA Security Risk Analysis and Risk Management

Does your organization know how to complete a bona fide risk analysis? Attend this webinar to learn the difference and leave the event with practical, actionable step-by-step instructions.OCR has announced that Risk Analysis will be a top priority during the 2015 HITECH-mandated audits and OCR investigations.  In 2012, 68% of audited organizations had adverse findings with regards to risk analysis.  With the publication of the HIPAA Omnibus Final Rule in January 2013, Covered Entities and Business Associates are statutorily obligated to comply with the HIPAA Security Rule requirement to complete a formal HIPAA Security Risk Analysis.

To learn more about this webinar and register, please click here.


webinars Thursday, May 28 at 11am CST, Clearwater will be hosting Blue Ribbon Panel, the topic for discussion is Information Risk Management Essentials.

Too many privacy, security and compliance professionals struggle with the basics of risk management. This live, interactive Blue Ribbon Panel Event is designed to help management and staff to understand information risk management essentials and to understand what is required / expected by the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) when compliance reviews, audits or investigations are conducted. The session is designed to help you build a case for action and assist you in establishing, operationalizing and maturing your information risk management programs

To learn more and register for this Blue Ribbon Panel, please click here.

 

Clearwater Compliance

Clearwater Compliance helps healthcare organizations ensure patient safety and improve the quality of care by safeguarding the confidentiality, integrity and availability of protected health information (PHI).

We have assisted more than 400 customers to operationalize and mature their information privacy, security, compliance and information risk management programs. And in the process, we are raising the bar for safeguarding PHI, protecting millions of Americans and driving real value for the organizations we support and the healthcare industry at large.