C)HISSP - Certified Healthcare IS Security Practitioner
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C)HISSP – Certified Healthcare IS Security Practitioner

Duration: 4 days
Format: Instructor-led, Live-virtual Training
Prerequisites: A minimum of 1 year of Healthcare Information Systems
Student Materials: Student Workbook, Key Security Concepts & Definitions Book
CPEs: 32 Hours
Certification Exams: Mile2 C)HISSP, Covers ISC2 HCISSP
Who Should Attend: Information System Security Officers, Privacy Officers, Health IS Managers, Risk Managers, Information Security Managers, Compliance & Privacy Officers

The vendor neutral Certified Healthcare Information Systems Security Practitioner certification course covers the skills and knowledge to implement the best IT Healthcare Practices, as well as, regulatory compliance and standards in the healthcare industry.

Because of growing industry regulations and privacy requirements in the healthcare industry, the Certified Healthcare Information Systems Security Practitioner was developed by mile2. The CHISSPs have become vital in managing and protecting healthcare data and are tasked to protect patient information by implementing, managing, and assessing proper IT controls for patient health information integrity.

Module 1: Intro to the Healthcare Industry

Healthcare Environment
Third-Party Relationships
Health Data Management Concepts

Module 2: Regulatory Environment

Applicable Regulations

  • International Regulations and Controls
  • Internal Practices Compared to New Policies and Procedures
  • Compliance Frameworks
  • Risk-Based Decisions
  • Code of Conduct/Ethics

Module 3: Healthcare Privacy & Security Policies

Security Objectives/Attributes
Security Definitions/Concepts
Privacy Principles
Disparate Nature of Sensitive Data and Handling Implications

Module 4: Information Governance & Risk Management

How organizations manage information risk through security and privacy governance, risk management lifecycles, and principle risk activities

  • Security and Privacy Governance
  • Risk Management Methodology
  • Information Risk Management Life Cycles
  • Risk Management Activities

Module 5: Information Governance & Risk Assessment

Risk Assessment
Procedures from within Organization Risk Frameworks
Risk Assessment Consistent with Role in Organization
Efforts to Remediate Gaps

Module 6: Third-Party Risk Management

Definition of Third-Parties in Healthcare Context

  • Third-Party Management Standards and Practices
  • Third-Party Assessments and Audits
  • Security/Privacy Events
  • Third-Party Connectivity
  • Third-Party Requirements

Remediation Efforts

Upon completion, the student will be ready to take the Certified Healthcare Information Systems Security Practitioner exam by mile2. In addition, at the end of the CHISSP course, the student will be versed with best practices in the healthcare industry and will be able to establish a framework with current best practices in respects to privacy, regulation and risk management.

The Certified Healthcare Information Systems Security Practitioner exam is taken online through Mile2’s Assessment and Certification System (“MACS”), which is accessible on your mile2.com account. The exam will take 2 hours and consist of 100 multiple choice questions. The cost is $400 USD and must be purchased from Mile2.com.