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Your Monthly Drip of Cyber Risk Management Information 


A Note From Clearwater's New CEO, Steve Cagle


Steve Cagle Headshot copy     To Our Valued Customers,

It is a great honor to have been appointed CEO of Clearwater and to lead the great company that Bob and Mary Chaput began in 2009 into its next chapter. We are grateful for Bob’s extraordinary vision and leadership, which have guided Clearwater to be one of the most innovative companies in healthcare compliance and cyber risk management.  Read more...


 This Month's Featured Web Events:

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JUNE 7th | 11 - 12:15 CT

Attend this webinar to learn effective process and contractual strategies to best position your organization with cloud-based vendors, and even monitor the access logs and scripts these vendors run on YOUR data.

June 21 Breach Response Webinar

JUNE 21st | 11 - 12:15 CT

When it comes to breaches, it isn't IF it will happen to your organization, but when.  We want to help you prepare.

Amplify Your Cyber Risk Management Knowledge

Join Us For These Expert-Led Events

June 7

  Do you know what your Vendor is doing with your data? 

  Hosted by Bob Chaput & Dr. Daniel Fabbri, Founder & CEO - Maize Analytics

June 13 & 20

  OCR-Quality HIPAA Security Assessment Working Lab™ 

  Hosted by Lori Hessey & Wes Morris

June  21

  A Framework For Breach Response 

  Hosted by Erin McMahon

June 27

  First, Do No Harm! | The Impacts of Cyber Risks on Patient Safety

  Hosted by Bob Chaput & Fernando Martinez | 1st of THA Summer Webinar Series

June 28

  Managing Cyber Risk Right

  Hosted by Barry Mathis | Sponsored by Maine Hospital Association


Coming this JULY for CHIME Members!

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Cyber risk management is a journey, not a destination. World events over the last 12 months show that risk management cannot be a once and done. Attend this year’s CHIME CIO 2018 Virtual Cybersecurity Symposium and come up to speed on:

*Evolution of these risks from compliance to security to patient harm and medical professional liability.

*OCR’s expanding purview from traditional IT assets to biomedical devices to other IoT devices.

*Funding alternatives to reboot your cyber risk management program. 

Learn more and register: 


Sharing the Clearwater Vision: Industry Insights


Clearwater Compliance Announces Appointment of Steve Cagle as Chief Executive Officer and Baxter Lee as Chief Financial Officer

Steve Cagle has been appointed chief executive officer and Baxter Lee has been named chief financial officer. Bob Chaput, founder of Clearwater, will become Executive Chairman, where he will continue to guide the direction of the company. Current CFO, Mary Chaput, will transition into an advisory role and will continue to serve as a director on Clearwater’s Board.

Black Book Award

Clearwater Compliance Ranks Top Compliance & Risk Management Solution, 2018 Black Book Cybersecurity User Survey

Clearwater Compliance was rated highest in Compliance and Risk Management Solutions by survey respondents for the second consecutive year

Renal News

How Small Breaches Can Cost Millions

Years after HIPAA and HITECH passed, health care organizations are still “woefully noncompliant,” with the measures, said Bob Chaput, founder and former CEO of Clearwater Compliance. “We remain behind every other sector protecting critical infrastructure,” he said. “This is not rocket science, it's basic hygiene. And these are simple missteps."

Health IT Security

Helping Struggling Hospitals Recover from Ransomware Attacks

The biggest cybersecurity issue for hospitals is response and recovery from ransomware attacks, observed Fernando Martinez, chief digital officer at the Texas Hospital Association


Industry Watch – May/Jun 2018

Uber enters healthcare market, engages Clearwater Compliance to address HIPAA compliance risks.


Texas Hospital CEOs: Cybersecurity Is No. 1 Worry

At a recent meeting of hospital CEOs in Texas, the leaders said the issue that keeps them awake at night is cybersecurity, says Fernando Martinez of the Texas Hospital Association

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