It is common in today’s environment for healthcare providers and patients to use email or texting to communicate with each other. Prepare a procedure on secure messaging. What are the key components of the federal regulation 45 CFR Part 170.314(e) (3) Secure messaging? Include a summary of what information between provider and patient must be encrypted. Where is the certification criterion from for encryption? How would you test for intrusion of the messaging system? What requirements would you require for password management?
The Encryption assignment