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CORL Technologies Launches Vendor Risk Management Resource Center

CORL Technologies has launched a new Resource Center that shares insights and leading practices from premier vendor risk programs. The new Resource Center features a wide range of content dedicated to sharing vendor risk management leading practices including blogs, educational webinars, podcasts with industry innovators, and more. Content is updated weekly and made available on-demand to accommodate the busy schedules of security and risk management practitioners. Read More

U.S. Office for Civil Rights to Join EHNAC and CORL for Webinar on Privacy & Security Enforcement Activities

The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) has announced a collaboration with CORL Technologies on an upcoming webinar titled OCR 2019-2020 Year in Review and Lessons Learned, featuring Serena Mosley-Day, Senior Advisor for HIPAA Compliance and Enforcement, Office for Civil Rights (OCR). Webinar attendees will hear from the OCR and other industry experts on key findings resulting from the aftermath of 11 organizations having settled or received enforcement actions over the course of 2019. Read More

CORL Strengthens Executive Team with Appointment of Industry Veteran Leader

CORL Technologies has named vendor security risk and supply chain veteran Siobhan Hunter to its executive leadership team. Siobhan adds decades of cybersecurity risk and supply chain leadership from Fortune 500 companies to CORL’s seasoned group of executive leaders. She most recently served as the Director of IT Governance, Risk, and Compliance for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, where she spearheaded groundbreaking GRC and vendor security risk management programs. Read More

Tivity Health and Microsoft Named to Healthcare “Vendor Honor Roll” by Clients of CORL Technologies

Vendors and their clients in health industry continue to work towards transparency, collaboration and responsiveness in information security risk assessments. Microsoft and Tivity Health are the two vendors most recently named by clients of CORL Technologies to its Vendor Honor Roll for vendors serving health industry customers with transparency and collaboration. Read More

Stakes Are Rising for Protection of Valuable Health Data

With criminal networks prioritizing the acquisition of medical records above other kinds of data - even financial - the stakes are rising for health care systems working with thousands of small vendors and complex, aging technology. Literally millions of patient records have been stolen over the past few years. Even giant insurers such as Anthem have been victimized. The estimated total payouts and accumulated financial losses cost organizations over $5 billion in 2017, up from $1 billion in 2016, according to a report by the Coker Group, a healthcare consulting firm headquartered in Alpharetta. Read More

How Healthcare Providers, Vendors Can Collaborate on IT Security

Healthcare providers and vendors struggle with some of the same IT security challenges. When working with vendors around security issues, healthcare organizations need to go beyond the business associate agreement (BAA) required by HIPAA. They should conduct annual security assessments of their vendors and include date-specific security remediation requirements in their vendor contracts. Above all, they need to work with the vendors who are willing to improve their security so that both groups are more secure. Read More

Workday, TigerConnect, InstaMed Named to Healthcare Vendor Honor Roll

CORL Technologies, the leading provider of vendor security risk management solutions, recently named three more businesses to its Vendor Honor Roll for vendors serving health industry customers with transparency and collaboration: Workday, TigerConnect, and InstaMed. CORL Technologies’ Vendor Honor Roll is the first of its kind for the health industry and has received positive response by healthcare professionals in security, compliance, privacy, and risk management, as well as industry interest and a July feature article in Read More

Health Industry Reacts to CORL Vendor Honor Roll of Business Associates

CORL Technologies, the leading provider of vendor security risk management solutions, recently named three businesses to its “Vendor Honor Roll” for vendors serving health industry customers with transparency and collaboration: Ciox Health, NAVEX Global, and ServiceNow. In response, several healthcare security professionals have commented on the role transparency and collaboration play in their selection of third-party vendors. The CORL Vendor Honor Roll selection criteria centers on businesses willingness to provide relevant information in response to client inquiries regarding security and privacy practices. Ultimately a data breach by a Business Associate is a reputation killer for everyone – the customer, the vendor, and the patient. Read More