Get the Scoop on Ransomware from OCR & ONC: Navigating Regulatory Compliance in the Face of Ransomware

Date: 09/14/2016
Event Type: Archived , Webinar
Session Speaker(s):

Deven McGraw, Deputy Director Health Information Privacy, Office for Civil Rights
Lucia Savage, Chief Privacy Officer, Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT
Cletis Earle, CIO, Kaleida Health
Erik Decker, CISO, University of Chicago Medical Center

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Event Information

Join HHS officials from the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) for a compliance and cyber threat sharing update in this era of growing ransomware and other cybersecurity threats. Health system victims of ransomware dominate national headlines. Cyber criminals are ratchetting-up their focus on healthcare, only needing to find one weakness; meanwhile CIOs and CISOs work to prevent their institutions from making the next headline. Federal scrutiny of cybersecurity continues to grow as healthcare organizations face increased threats from those intent of infiltrating and disrupting care through cybersecurity attacks. Following presentations by ONC and OCR, you will hear directly from CHIME and AEHIS members concerning their efforts to leverage federal guidance to combat cyber threats.
Learning Objectives:
  • Explain the recent OCR ransomware guidance
  • Identify when is a breach is actually a breach
  • Describe federal efforts to spur greater cybersecurity threat sharing information
  • Discuss recent updates from the HHS cybersecurity taskforce