This course addresses healthcare Information Security within the framework of the guiding principles of Information Assurance (confidentiality, integrity, and availability). This course covers the security and privacy controls covering healthcare information systems, preventing loss and unauthorized access to healthcare information within information systems, and protecting the integrity of healthcare data (data-at-rest, and data-in-transit) within information systems. The student will gain and understanding of the mandated regulatory, legal, and governance requirements covering privacy and confidentiality of healthcare information. The student will also be able to identify and manage risks and conduct Information Risk Assessments pertaining to healthcare information. Prerequisite: IAE 685 or permission. (3) NOTE: Students enrolled in this course incur an additional lab fee of $100.
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