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(showing 1 - 15 of 34) < Previous 1 2 3 New NIST Security Standard Can Protect Credit Cards, Health Information
Release Date: 03/29/2016

For many years, when you swiped your credit card, your number would be stored on the card reader, making encryption difficult to implement. Now, ... more

Comments Requested on Draft Guide for Keeping Medical Information Secure on Mobile Devices
Release Date: 07/23/2015

Gaithersburg, MD — The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has released a draft for public comment of the first guide in a new ... more

New Report: Online Identity Projects are Creating More Options for Businesses, Individuals
Release Date: 04/14/2015

Organizations and individuals have more options for securely and conveniently confirming identity online, thanks to a grant program that has been ... more

Cybersecurity Center Invites Feedback on Securing Medical Devices
Release Date: 12/22/2014

Hospitals are increasingly using networked technology to improve the accuracy and efficiency of medical care by connecting medical devices to a ... more

NIST, HHS Sponsor 7th Annual Conference on Healthcare Information Security
Release Date: 07/29/2014

The seventh annual "Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security" conference will be held September 23-24, 2014, in ... more

NIST Panel Expands Recommendations for Use of Electronic Health Records in Pediatrics
Release Date: 03/05/2013

To speed development and adoption of electronic health records (EHRs) for pediatrics, a group of experts from industry, academia and government ... more

Cybersecurity Center Project to Secure Health Information
Release Date: 02/06/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites organizations to participate in a National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence ... more

NIST Issues Guidance for Pediatric Electronic Health Records
Release Date: 07/11/2012

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released a guide to help improve the design of electronic health records for ... more

New Cybersecurity Center Kicks Off with Workshop
Release Date: 05/29/2012

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) will host a kickoff workshop on Tuesday, June 26, 2012. The workshop's goal is to ... more

A User-Centered Approach to Designing Electronic Health Records
Release Date: 05/07/2012

On Tuesday, May 22, 2012, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) ... more

Fifth Annual Health Information Security Conference Runs June 6-7
Release Date: 04/17/2012

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is co-hosting the fifth annual Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance ... more

NIST Releases Technical Guidance for Evaluating Electronic Health Records
Release Date: 03/20/2012

An important aspect of any product is how easily someone can use it for its intended purpose, also known as usability. Electronic health records ... more

NIST Seeks Health Record System Manufacturers to Assist in Usability Testing
Release Date: 02/16/2012

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) seeks manufacturers of electronic health record (EHR) systems to participate in a ... more

Healthcare IT LAP Announcement
Release Date: 11/29/2011

The National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) announces the release of NIST Handbook 150-31, Healthcare Information Technology ... more

New HIPAA Tool Helps Organizations Meet Security Requirements
Release Date: 11/22/2011

A new tool, developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and offered for free, can help public and private ... more

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Created February 15, 2011, Updated August 25, 2016