Health IT Security May 5, 2021
Industry stakeholders are being urged to comment on proposed changes to the NIST HIPAA Security Rule resource guide, including its uses and applications.
NIST announced it plans to update its Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the HIPAA Security Rule and is seeking comment from industry stakeholders on proposed changes, including insights into real-world applications.
In its current form, the insights “discuss security considerations and resources that may provide value when implementing the requirements of the HIPAA Security Rule.”
“[It] was written to help educate readers about information security terms used in the HIPAA Security Rule and to improve understanding of the meaning of the security standards set out in the Security Rule, direct readers to helpful information in other NIST...