Healthcare Information Security
Information security is a critical priority within every healthcare environment. With cybersecurity breaches becoming more frequent and complex, pressure is growing to refine information security strategies and to strengthen protection of patient information and healthcare systems.
At Baker Tilly, our healthcare information security team is focused on providing highly experienced security professionals to support and strengthen your enterprise security posture. By having a risk-centered approach, we help to make sure that security programs are managed cost-effectively.
Our virtual chief information security officer (vCISO) provides on-demand access to security consulting services that include:
Baker Tilly helps bring covered entities and business associates into compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) with our tools, resources and collective experience. HIPAA requires covered entities and business associates to comply with the rules requirements to protect the security of protected health information (PHI). The security rules require the following safeguards:
Our HIPAA security risk assessment offerings allow you to select the program that is right sized for your organization. Our assessment offerings all include a year-long subscription to a SaaS HIPAA security risk analysis, documentation, remediation and reporting tool, and a level of vCISO guidance tailored to meet your needs and mitigate risk.
Our team can provide a formal review of your risk assessment findings, including:
Our healthcare information security team has developed several Governance Advisory offerings, including:
Information security governance
Focus on the fundamentals
Our healthcare information security practice provides a robust, yet scalable, set of offerings designed to move healthcare organizations along a process of information security maturity for optimal confidence. In addition to our packaged offerings, we also develop custom offerings to meet the specific needs of our clients. Our goal is to give you the tools needed for ongoing self-assessments and best security practices.
Our interoperability and system integration professionals are accomplished, long-term employees. Most have on average 15 years of healthcare IT experience and are specialists in two or more engines. We invest extensively in employee development to ensure you receive the benefit of their cutting-edge skills.
Our healthcare information security professionals possess on average more than 23 years of experience in the healthcare industry and maintain technical certifications which include CISSP, CCISO, CISM, CISA, Security+ and Epic Certified Security Coordinator.
We start with understanding your information security needs. Whether it’s developing a strategy, implementing a plan, monitoring compliance, providing security awareness and training, or performing risk remediation, we tailor our solutions to meet your specific needs.