a chief security officer (CSO) for a large hospital, you are charged with
securing medical health care records. More recently, senior hospital
administrators are seeking to provide a complete online portal for all its
doctors and patients. Based on the
recent changes brought about by the Affordable Care Act, you are seeking to
develop a scenario that affords a secure environment. Patients need to be able
to access test results and interact with their doctors that conform to HIPAA
regulations. Doctors need to share records, images (X-rays), test results, and the like with
other doctors or medical facilities for consults.
a three to five (3-5) page paper in which you:
the Web-based information technologies (protocols, policies, tools) behind
electronic health care medical records.
the security requirements needed to protect the Web-based medical records,
especially the requirement to be able to share them with other medical
facilities for consults and emergency services.
the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requirements
that affect the electronic health care medical records, detailing the technical
a Visio or Dia diagram that describes your design. Note: The graphically depicted solution is not included in the
required page length.
at least four (4) quality resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and similar Websites do not qualify as quality
assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch
margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or
school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional
a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the
professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the
reference page are not included in the required assignment page length.
charts or diagrams created in Visio or Dia. The completed diagrams / charts
must be imported into the Word document before the paper is submitted.
specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
common Website attacks, weaknesses, and security best practices.
and contrast Web-based risks.
technology and information resources to research issues in securing Web-based applications.
Write clearly and concisely about Web application security topics using
proper writing mechanics and technical style conventions.