Free Tool: 45 CFR 164.308: Administrative Safeguards


Administrative requirements for covered entities and business associates



 









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45 CFR 164.308: Administrative Safeguards   Administrative requirements for covered entities and business associates

This part of HIPAA is described in section 164.308 of CFR 45 and it’s a part of the HIPAA Security Rule documented by HHS. Action1 helps to automate the assessment of your endpoints to make sure that these required administrative safeguards are in place and thus prove your compliance with HIPAA.

164.308 (a)(1)(ii)(A) Security Management: Risk Analysis
    Required: Assessment of risks and vulnerabilities of ePHI
164.308 (a)(1)(ii)(D) Security Management: Information System Activity Review
    Required: Regular reviews of audit logs and other tracking information
164.308 (a)(3)(ii)(C) Workforce Security: Termination Procedures
    Addressable: Making sure that proper employee termination procedures are followed
164.308 (a)(4)(ii)(B) Information Access Management: Access Authorization
    Addressable: Verifying that access granting policies and procedures are in place
164.308 (a)(4)(ii)(C): Information Access Management: Access Establishment and Modification
    Addressable: Granting and changing access to workstation and other components
164.308 (a)(5)(ii)(B) Security Awareness and Training: Protection from Malicious Software
    Addressable: Procedures for guarding against, detecting, and reporting malicious software
164.308 (a)(5)(ii)(C) Security Awareness and Training: Log-in Monitoring
    Addressable: Procedures for monitoring log-in attempts and reporting discrepancies
164.308 (a)(5)(ii)(D) Security Awareness and Training: Password Management
    Addressable: Procedures for creating, changing, and safeguarding passwords

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