Helping You Effectively Achieve

Your HIPAA Compliance and IT Security Goals

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The healthcare industry has changed dramatically and continues to change at a rapid pace. New regulations create risks, complexity, and costs that you might not be prepared to manage. As your business partner, ViaWest offers cloud solutions that are certified according to the HITRUST Common Security Framework and HIPAA to help companies who manage electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI) to meet both compliance requirements and IT needs.

  • Secure Infrastructure – leveraging the industry’s leading virtualization and security technologies, including Cisco, VMware vCloud™
  • HITRUST CSF Certified and HIPAA Audit-Ready – referenced, assessed and audited to HITRUST and HIMSS-Good Informatics Practices (GIP) specifications and procedures
  • On-Demand Functionality - full range of secure, multi-tenant cloud services and on-demand functionality tailored to your needs
  • Risk-Based Approach – secure, regulatory compliant data center environments and multi-layer network redundancy architecture
  • Roles and Responsibilities

    HIPAA Roles & Responsibilities
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    Policies, Procedures & Operational Controls
    Facility Security
    Network Security Framework
    Server Security
    Customer Applications
    Customer Data Management

    HIPAA Compliant Cloud Features:

    Compliant Network Security

    • Redundant firewalls
    • Intrusion detection/prevention
    • Log collection and change management
    • Attack prevention and network forensics
    • Vulnerability assessments and penetration testing
    • Two factor authentication
    • Monitoring and reporting

    Full Service Administration

    • OS hardening and management
    • Patching and updates
    • Anti-virus protection
    • File integrity monitoring
    • Configuration review
    • Segmentation and access controls
    • Performance reporting and notification

    Best-in-Class Infrastructure

    • Industry leading VMware technology
    • Cisco Powered architecture
    • Compliant data center infrastructure (HITRUST CSF, SSAE16 Type II, PCI Sections 9/12)