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OCR, NIST to host security conference

OCR and the NIST Computer Security Division will host a conference geared toward security best practices in May.

The “Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security” conference will be held May 11 and May 12 at the Cohen Building Auditorium in Washington, DC.

OCR says the conference will provide a forum to discuss the current HIT security landscape, as well as practical strategies, tips, and techniques for implementing the requirements of the HIPAA Security Rule.

Visit the conference Web site [1] for more information and to register.