Cloud Security Alliance Releases Telehealth Risk Management Paper
Health IT Security
A recent paper from the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) provides guidance on HIPAA compliance, cybersecurity, and telehealth risk management. The paper offers best practices for data use, storage, and sharing in order to help healthcare delivery organizations (HDOs) maintain secure telehealth practices.
CSA recommends that HDOs establish a governance program for telehealth management in order to manage stakeholder expectations, ensure compliance, and improve quality of care. The paper points out that the pandemic changed the nature of telehealth governance, requiring organizations to evolve governance practices.
“During the COVID-19 pandemic, the rules governing telehealth changed dramatically...