AHIMA is offering a book "Preparing for a HIPAA Security Compliance Assessment" authored by me. (William Miaoulis).
This new book provides critical information about the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) security audit program. There is step-by-step information to create a HIPAA-compliant policy to further security and privacy.
•Tools, sample policies, and checklists are included to provide samples of assessment needs.
•Analysis of federal and state laws, regulations, and guidelines
•Tools to analyze information security and risk assessment
For health information management (HIM) and information technology (IT) professionals who manage HIPAA security requests for their facilities and for enhancing learning in HIM education programs, Preparing for a HIPAA Security Compliance Assessment is a must-have resource.
If you are interested in this book, you can purchase at the following location:
For a fact sheet on the book, follow the following link:http://www.ahima.org/downloads/pdfs/publications/sellsheets/AB121709_HIPAA_Security.pdf