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The Value of Enterprise SSO to HIPAA Compliance

White Paper Published By: Imprivata
Imprivata
Published:  Aug 21, 2009
Type:  White Paper
Length:  12 pages

When the U.S. Congress passed the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996, among the law's many provisions was the establishment of formal regulations designed to protect the confidentiality and security of patient information. In addition to mandating new policies and procedures, the HIPAA security regulations require mechanisms for controlling access to patient data on healthcare providers' information technology (IT) systems.



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