Information Security Management Regulation and Policy Strategies in Healthcare.
Who will provide oversight for the information security management practices to minimize risk and protect the integrity, fidelity, and security of patient information? What strategies and tools are available to assist with monitoring the information to help ensure compliance with existing regulations? Think of some challenges associated with information security management which will impact security practices implemented and monitored in a healthcare organization.
To prepare for this Discussion, review the information in the assigned readings and research several external sources from current peer-reviewed references to post your own initial comprehensive response) to the following questions based on the Information Security Officer (ISO) role:
General Hospital needs to implement information security management practices and, to this end, has allocated funds to hire an ISO to propose security oversight improvements to help the facility meet compliance expectations.
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