This month, I am taking a look at the differences between ‘Regulatory Compliance’ and ‘Operational Readiness’ through a series of videos.
The efforts to check the boxes before audits – often mandated by an industry (e.g. HIPAA), corporate (SOX) or legal (DOD 5.015.2-STD).
The IT efforts to ensure that key IT systems and data are resilient through high availability (HA), disaster recovery (DR) or business continuity (BC) technologies and services.
First, I did an overview of the dichotomy between regulatory compliance and operational readiness (BC/DR/HA).
Last week, I looked at regulations that affect US financial institutions (SEC) and publicly-held companies (SOX).
This week, we’ll look at healthcare organizations and their regulatory mandates in HIPAA.
Week 3: Healthcare Organizations
Next week, we’ll look closer at what IT professionals delivering data protection in government organizations, agencies and contractors that are regulated by CO-OP.
Thanks for watching.
[Originally Posted on ESG’s Technical Optimist.com]