August 14, 2019

HITRUST vs HIPAA: What Are the Differences?

HITRUST Certification is growing in popularity. What started as a framework for the healthcare industry has now expanded to include other regulated...
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February 20, 2019

What the HITRUST & NIST Alignment brings to Healthcare Organizations

You might have heard that HITRUST has launched a certification program for the NIST Cybersecurity Framework. The new certification for NIST...
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June 13, 2018

What the HITRUST & NIST Alignment Brings to Healthcare Organizations

HITRUST (Health Information Trust Alliance) and NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) recently announced that they have teamed up and...
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March 14, 2018

The Path to HITRUST Certification Success

If you’re reading this blog, you’re likely very aware that HITRUST certification and its proprietary MyCSF (Common Security Framework) is...
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July 31, 2017

HIPAA & HITRUST: Learning to Walk, Before You Can Run

Are you considering HITRUST but haven’t yet put your HIPAA house in order? That’s similar to starting college when you’ve not yet earned your high...
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March 14, 2017

Overview: Steps to Becoming HITRUST Certified

HITRUST. A term becoming increasingly popular in the healthcare arena. But what exactly is HITRUST? And what’s involved in becoming HITRUST certified?
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December 15, 2016

End-of-Year Round Up: 3 Must Read Ostendio Blog Posts

The Ostendio blog covered a lot of ground this year – from a 3-part series about Cybercrime in Healthcare – to the worst passwords your organization...
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November 16, 2016

HITRUST for the digital health startup: Should you consider it?

Demonstrating HIPAA compliance is a challenge for many digital health companies. In fact, smaller digital health companies often struggle to meet...
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June 28, 2016

HITRUST Certification – Is your client requesting it?

There’s a streamlined way to get there. A growing number of digital health companies are being asked to adopt the HITRUST standard. You too may soon...
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