Welcome to the Cloudticity Blog

Join in the conversation on healthcare technology, security, compliance, and interoperability.

Cloudticity Oxygen Compliance - Oxygen Alerts

Now that you are acquainted with HITRUST and have chosen to continue your journey, I want to thank you again for being proactive! If this is your first compliance series post, please start below: If you are new to HITRUST, start here. To get a ... Read more
| Author Thomas Zinn, tagged in Technical Articles, Healthcare Industry, About Cloudticity, Compliance, Security, Encryption, HITRUST, Cloudticity, Healthcare

Cloudticity Oxygen Compliance - HITRUST Maturity Model and Our Experience

I want to thank you for being proactive by beginning or continuing your HITRUST journey! If you are new to HITRUST, start here. If you are new to Cloudticity Oxygen, start here. For everyone else, each month I will introduce you to at least one ... Read more
| Author Thomas Zinn, tagged in Healthcare Industry, About Cloudticity, Compliance, HITRUST, Cloudticity

Transitioning from HIPAA Compliance to HITRUST Compliance

Cloudticity's passion toward meeting security and compliance standards has led us down many paths over the past few years due to the ever-changing landscape of Healthcare and AWS. Let's reflect: ... Read more
| Author Thomas Zinn, tagged in Healthcare Industry, About Cloudticity, Compliance

HIPAA Compliance 164.312(e)(1) - Transmission Security

Within the HIPAA Security Rule are Administrative, Physical, and Technical Safeguards. These safeguards are as important to understand as they are to implement, so let’s dive into one: 164.312(e)(1) - Transmission Security . Implement technical ... Read more
| Author Thomas Zinn, tagged in Compliance, Security, Encryption

HIPAA Compliance 164.312(d) - Person or Entity Authentication

Within the HIPAA Security Rule are Administrative, Physical, and Technical Safeguards. These safeguards are as important to understand as they are to implement, so let’s dive into one: ... Read more
| Author Thomas Zinn, tagged in Compliance, Authentication

HIPAA Compliance 164.312(c)(1) - Integrity

Within the HIPAA Security Rule are Administrative, Physical, and Technical Safeguards. These safeguards are as important to understand as they are to implement, so let’s dive into one: ... Read more
| Author Thomas Zinn, tagged in Compliance

HIPAA Compliance 164.312(b) - Audit Controls

Within the HIPAA Security Rule are Administrative, Physical, and Technical Safeguards. These safeguards are as important to understand as they are to implement, so let’s dive into one: ... Read more
| Author Thomas Zinn, tagged in Compliance

Best Practices Purchasing Reserved Instances

Reserved Instances (RIs) provide substantial savings compared to On-Demand pricing, and provide immediate savings opportunities for most companies. This blog post explores the fundamentals of RIs, and provides advice on how to get the most out of ... Read more
| Author Nicole Chaika, tagged in Technical Articles

The Importance (and Difficulty) of Compliance

I had the privilege of being asked to speak at the HITRUST Annual Conference this week. In addition to being amazed at the quality of leadership this conference attracts, I noticed a few recurring themes: ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in Healthcare Industry

HIPAA Compliance 164.312(a)(1) - Access control

Within the HIPAA Security Rule are Administrative, Physical, and Technical Safeguards. These safeguards are as important to understand as they are to implement, so let’s dive into one: ... Read more
| Author Thomas Zinn, tagged in Compliance