With the deadline to comply with HIPAA just around the corner, organizations should feel safe and secure in their knowledge of the law and their compliance efforts. Find out where you stand with this mini-quiz. Click on the link for the correct answer and additional resources.
1.) With the exception of small health plans, when is the deadline for covered entities to comply with HIPAA security requirements?
2.) When is the deadline for small health plans – those with fewer than 50 employees – to comply with HIPAA security requirements?
3.) Who must comply with HIPAA's security rules?
4.) What governing body oversees and enforces HIPAA compliance?
5.) What "tool" should organizations depend on to help them meet HIPAA's security mandates?
- How fluent you are in the language of infosec laws and regulations?
- How confident are you in your knowledge of e-mail security?
- How savvy are you about the vulnerability management process?
This was first published in March 2005