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November 2019

Cyber attacks are on the rise in healthcare. Is your organization well equipped to manage growing risk as the industry becomes more and more digitized? Below are insights and resources to help you avoid preventable breaches, protect patients, and meet OCR’s expectations, while optimizing and prioritizing cybersecurity investments.

-The Clearwater Team


Key Insight

Cyber Risk Management: A Business Enabler (Not an IT Issue)

Businessman hand working with a Cloud Computing diagram on the new computer interface as conceptCyber risk management (CRM) is not an “IT problem”; it is an enterprise risk management matter that can be harnessed into a business enabler. The healthcare industry is experiencing a time of unprecedented change, including ongoing digital transformation. We must simultaneously undergo a CRM transformation.

Read the article from Clearwater Founder and Executive Chairman Bob Chaput, published in the September 2019 edition of The Governance Institute’s E-Briefings newsletter.

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Cyber Risk News

Featured: Analyzing the Threat Posed By Careless Users

More headlines:What actions can healthcare organizations take to better prevent a breach caused by internal negligence? Read the new Clearwater CyberIntelligence Institute bulletin to better understand the vulnerabilities and weaknesses caused by Careless Users and the security measures that should be taken to defend against them. Learn more

Clinics Serving Uninsured Hit by Ransomware

Phishing Schemes Continue to Plague the Healthcare Sector

Complying With New York’s SHIELD Act



Educational Sessions

November 26, 2019

Turning your HIPAA Compliance and Cybersecurity Program into a Competitive Advantage

In the wake of so many vendor-related data breaches, health systems have raised the bar on HIPAA Compliance and Cyber Risk Management requirements of their vendors. For any business that is serious about selling to healthcare providers, a robust privacy and security program must be a key part of your go-to-market strategy. Join this webinar to hear insight from Clearwater’s Jon Moore on how to meet healthcare provider expectations. 

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December 3, 2019

Assessing Cybersecurity Program Effectiveness

During this webinar, we will share insight on how to conduct a non-technical, administrative evaluation of organizational cybersecurity control expectations, focused on governance practices, policies, standards, procedures, and guidelines as the foundation upon which all other cybersecurity activities rely. The goal is to help organizations understand at any point in time how well their cybersecurity program is operating relative to policies and procedures and to better prepare for future risk analyses and their resulting remediation efforts.

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Visit the On-Demand Webinar library in the Knowledge Center of for a wealth of additional educational content on Risk Analysis, HIPAA Compliance, OCR Enforcement, and more. 

Experiencing challenges managing cyber risk across your organization? Questions about recent insights or Clearwater solutions?
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