Resource Overview

The Office for Civil Right's new HIPAA random audit program is in effect and significantly increases enforcement procedures following breaches, Health Centers need to ensure that their organization is fully complying with HIPAA regulations while at the same time providing systems that meet modern health information sharing and communication requirements that allow for increaseed continuity of care.  

Health Centers will need the right privacy protections for health information, and the necessary documented policies and procedures per HIPAA regulations, as well as documentation of actions taken per the policies of their organization. The resources in this section provide best practices, strategies and templates for better understanding nuances of HIPAA regulations and how they pertain to a Health Center's specific setting.

HIPAA Resources
Event date: 11/16/2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Export event
Keeping the Pediatric PHI Secure: Using the Security Risk Assessment Tool

Keeping the Pediatric PHI Secure: Using the Security Risk Assessment Tool

Cisco Webex Meetings

Watch Webex's Security Risk Assessment (SRA) Tool webinar! This webinar discussed the importance and unique considerations for cyberthreats in pediatric health care settings, followed by a SRA Tool walkthrough. The webinar was recorded and is available at the bottom of this page. Questions can be directed to can be directed to COCIT@aap.org.

HIPAA regulations require practices to conduct risk assessments to ensure compliance. This webinar discussed the importance and unique considerations for cyberthreats in pediatric health care settings. Then, facilitators walked participants through the Security Risk Assessment Tool developed by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology and the HHS Office for Civil Rights. This tool is intended to support health care providers in conducting required security risk assessments.

Previous Article Cybersecurity CIO Roundtable
Next Article Patient Portals & Right of Access: Compliance with the Information Blocking rule and HIPAA

Leave a comment

This form collects your name, email, IP address and content so that we can keep track of the comments placed on the website. For more info check our Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use where you will get more info on where, how and why we store your data.
Add comment


This resource collection was cultivated and developed by the HITEQ team with valuable suggestions and contributions from HITEQ Project collaborators.

Looking for something different or have something you think could assist?

HITEQ works to provide top quality resources, but know your needs can be specific. If you are just not finding the right resource or have a highly explicit need then please use the Request a Resource button below so that we can try to better understand your requirements.

If on the other hand you know of a great resource already or have one that you have developed then please get in touch with us by clicking on the Share a Resource button below. We are always on the hunt for tools that can better server Health Centers.

Request a Resource  Share a Resource
Quick Feedback Request
Highlighted Resources & Events
Need Assistance?
Would you like more assistance regarding Privacy and Security strategies or support in using any of the included resource sets?

  Request Support


The Quadruple Aim
Quadruple Aim

A Conceptual Framework

Improving the U.S. health care system requires four aims: improving the experience of care, improving the health of populations, reducing per capita costs and improving care team well-being. HITEQ Center resources seek to provide content and direction aligned with the goals of the Quadruple Aim

Learn More >