Symantec, Allscripts partner on privacy and security Print
Thursday, 07 July 2011 08:51

Symantec has introduced the new Allscripts Privacy & Security Risk Assessment. The tool automates the paper-based process of assessing a medical practice’s privacy and security risks and is designed to help physicians qualify for federal incentives for EHR adoption.

Physicians applying for Medicare and Medicaid incentives under ARRA must demonstrate that their practices meet the security requirements under the meaningful use Stage 1 criteria and conduct a privacy and security risk analysis under HIPAA guidelines.

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