Encryption and Security in a #HealthcareIT Cloud: Outsourced Storage and Content Management Technology Considerations

Encryption & Security

  • The handling of data by a 3rd party represents additional challenges in terms of security
  • The local appliance handles secure communications link between the site and the cloud
  • The cloud application should manage both database and data set in an encrypted format (patient identity is a high a risk as the data itself!)
  • Data center should be an accredited secure facility if it handles PHI
For more information on TeraMedica or to enroll in the VNA Institute of Technology, visit: http://www.teramedica.com or http://www.vnait.org
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: