HIPAA Compliance often starts with HIPAA Risk assessment. Under the Security Management Process standard of the Administrative Safeguards portion of the HIPAA Security Rule as per Section 164.308(a)(1), Risk analysis is a required factor. At the same time Risk Analysis and Risk Management also have benefit to the organizations undergoing for HIPAA Compliance.
Covered entities will benefit from an effective Risk Analysis and Risk Management program beyond just being HIPAA compliant. Compliance with HIPAA is not optional… it is mandatory, to avoid penalties.
Benefits of Risks Assessment, Risk Analysis and Risk Management
HIPAA Security Risk Assessment is conducted to identify potential risks before they occur. These risks can be related to the safety, security, confidentiality and availability of Protected Health Information (PHI). Once potential risks have been identified next step is to list down the action items to minimize and resolve the risk, so that it can be managed easily. Risk Management on time helps in the smooth working of the controls and helps in controlling risks before they occur.
Artifacts available in Risk Analysis Category
- Risk Management Process
- Risk Management Checklists
- Risk Management Log
- Filled in Sample of Risk Management Log
- Risk Management Guidelines
Benefits of using DQS India HIPAA Risk Management Policy
HIPAA Risk Management category has required artifacts like Process, Procedures, Templates, Forms and Checklists for HIPAA Risk Management Policy Implementation. This can accelerate implementation for HIPAA Risk Management.
Using DQS India HIPAA Risk Management makes your work more structured, clear and compliant to the requirements of the HIPAA Requirements. It also creates confidence in the Customer and shows your commitment towards customer health information and its security and safety.
We have invested a lot of effort in preparation of these artifacts so that you don’t have to reinvent the wheel again. These artifacts saves you lot of effort, eliminate confusion and increase productivity when used in the HIPAA Risk Management Policy Implementation.
We provide all processes, templates and other artifacts customized according to organizational requirements.