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HITRUST to Ensure CSF Continues to Align and Secure the Healthcare Industry into the Future

HITRUST CSF Advisory Council enhances industry alignment and outreach by engaging key standards and trade organizations February 9, 2017 – Frisco, TX: HITRUST announced today the expansion of the HITRUST CSF Advisory Council with the addition of key standards and trade associations in order to communicate the broader healthcare industry needs and increase outreach. The…

HITRUST Threat Catalogue Advances Healthcare Industry Cyber Risk Management, Improves Effectiveness of Organizational Risk Analyses

HITRUST has announced the creation of a Threat Catalogue that will aid healthcare organizations in improving their information security posture by better aligning cyber threats with HITRUST CSF risk factors and controls. The HITRUST Threat Catalogue will provide greater visibility into areas representing the greatest risk exposure and enhance the underlying risk analyses used to…

HITRUST Advances Healthcare Industry Cyber Risk Management with Creation of Threat Catalogue

Threat Catalogue aligns threats to HITRUST CSF Controls to improve effectiveness of organizational risk analyses February 1, 2017 – Frisco, TX: HITRUST announced today the creation of a Threat Catalogue to aid healthcare organizations in improving their information security posture by better aligning cyber threats with HITRUST CSF risk factors and controls, thereby providing greater…

HITRUST Business Associate Council Receives 2017 CSO50 Award for IDG’s CSO

HITRUST is pleased to announce that the HITRUST Business Associate Council has been named an honoree of a 2017 CSO50 Award from IDG’s CSO. This prestigious honor is bestowed upon a select group of organizations that have demonstrated that their security initiatives have created outstanding business value and thought leadership for their companies. You can…

HITRUST Business Associate Council Receives 2017 CSO50 Award for IDG’s CSO

FRISCO, Texas – December 8, 2016: The Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) announced today that the HITRUST Business Associate Council has been named an honoree of a 2017 CSO50 Award from IDG’s CSO. This prestigious honor is bestowed upon a select group of organizations that have demonstrated that their security initiatives have created outstanding business…

HITRUST and EHNAC Announce Migration of HIPAA Security/Privacy Modules within EHNAC Accreditations to HITRUST’s CSF Framework

HITRUST and the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) have announced that the two organizations have committed to streamline their accreditation and certification programs for industry stakeholders. After mapping respective programs, EHNAC found a high percentage of overlap between HIPAA-related privacy and security criteria with that of the HITRUST CSF, with only minor differences in…

EHNAC and HITRUST Announce Migration of HIPAA Security/Privacy Modules within EHNAC Accreditations to HITRUST’s CSF Framework

Healthcare’s leading accreditation and certification organizations collaborate to leverage synergies, strengthen program frameworks, and reduce cost and inefficiencies for the compliance reporting process FARMINGTON, Conn. and FRISCO, Texas – October 19, 2016: The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) and the Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) announced today that the two organizations have committed to…

CTX Transition Announcement

We are pleased to announce some very exciting changes to the HITRUST CTX program. This program has been a big success, and we continue to add new functionality and features to simplify collaboration, tracking and monitoring of threats, along with multiple new technology integrations that will allow organizations to operationalize cyber threat intelligence into their…

HITRUST Appoints CSF Assessor Council Members

HITRUST is pleased to announce the selections for our HITRUST CSF Assessor Council. The CSF Assessor Council, comprised of ten HITRUST CSF Assessors and one HITRUST executive, represents a wide variety of organizations supporting the healthcare and public health sector and hold varying positions with diverse expertise. The Council was created to ensure that HITRUST…

HITRUST Becomes First Healthcare Information Sharing Organization Connected to DHS Automated Indicator Sharing Program

The Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) has become the first healthcare information sharing organization connected and sharing cyber threat indicators with the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Automated Indicator Sharing (AIS) Program. View the press release here. The HITRUST Cyber Threat XChange (CTX), the health industry’s Information Sharing and Analysis Organization (ISAO), is now fully…