Healthcare IT Security Resources

Internet is with full of information and we believe good things can come not from one source. That’s why we have compiled number of useful healthcare IT security resources for our readers.

U.S.Department of Health & Human Services

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is the United States government’s principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.



The Computer Security Division (CSD), a component of NIST’s Information Technology Laboratory (ITL), conducts research, development and outreach necessary to provide standards and guidelines, tools, metrics and practices to protect our nations information and communication infrastructure.


Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

AHRQ is the lead federal agency charged with improving the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for all Americans. As one of 12 agencies within HHS, AHRQ supports health services research that will improve the quality of health care and promote evidence-based decision-making.


Other Resources

The Center for Improving Medication Management

The Center for Improving Medication Management serves as a center for excellence. The Center is a collaborative forum that establishes project specific priorities to demonstrate the value of pharmacy interoperability with both patients and physicians for the purpose of improving the medication management process.