Datica Blog

2019 Predictions: Hybrid-Cloud, not Multi-Cloud, is the Future

February 7, 2019

2019 will be the year cloud customers start to abandon the notion of multi-cloud and anchor on a hybrid-cloud future.

Travis Good, MD

Co-founder, CEO & Chief Privacy Officer

January 23, 2019

What is the cost of a HIPAA audit?

The cost of a HIPAA audit depends on audit type – HIPAA gap assessment, full HIPAA audit, or validated HITRUST assessment – and indirect costs like time.

January 14, 2019

2019 Predictions: The Cloud = Noise, Noise, Noise

For the cloud buyer and the enterprise that just wants to get onto the cloud, 2019 will only see more optionality, point solutions, and ultimately noise.

December 14, 2018

The 2018 Hot List — What Healthcare Developers Were Reading

What were digital health developers and healthcare leaders reading to stay on top of their tech game in 2018? With 461,399 blog views, we have a pretty good idea.

December 4, 2018

The Datica book, "Complete Cloud Compliance", is now available!

If you are interested in making healthcare better by enabling the industry’s triple aim — lower costs, better outcomes, better experience — then this book it is for you.

December 3, 2018

AWS re:Invent re:Actions — Controlling risk is important, but confusing

Last week the Datica team visited Las Vegas for the annual AWS re:Invent conference. Here are a few observations from Datica’s point of view.

October 31, 2018

Data Driven Healthcare

Two months ago, six of the biggest tech companies in the world pledged support for FHIR to make healthcare data more interoperable and accessible.

EHRs in a Mobile First World

October 29, 2018

Considering EHRs eat up clinician time, clinicians are a mobile workforce, and nearly 100% have smartphones, lets reimagine clinical documentation to be mobile-first.

Compliance is a Team Sport

October 26, 2018

In this post-cloud world, with abstracted managed services from CSPs, the barriers between privacy, security, IT, and compliance have blended and they now have to work together as a team.

The HITRUST RightStart Program: An Accelerated Path for Startups to Prove Compliance

October 17, 2018

A review of the HITRUST RightStart Program that’s specifically built to make it easier and more economical for startups to achieve HITRUST CSF certification.

A recap of our recent talks about building a complete cloud compliance program

October 15, 2018

Over the course of two webinars, we broke down the foundational concepts of Datica’s evolved thinking of healthcare compliance on the public cloud.

AWS re:Invent Healthcare Developer's Conference Guide

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October 11, 2018

Datica strives to make life a bit easier for healthcare developers, so we did the dirty work of pouring through the master list of thousands of AWS re:Invent sessions to pick our top 25.

The Internal ROI of HITRUST

October 9, 2018

As demonstrated in many ways here at Datica, there is a clear ROI with leveraging HITRUST as your anchoring compliance framework.

Configuring Popular Managed Database Services To Comply with HITRUST CSF

October 4, 2018

Whether you’re a Datica customer or not, you can take these new configuration guides, implement them across your fleet of cloud services, and have an audit-ready environment without paying a dime.

Announcing the Future of Cloud Compliance: The Datica Cloud Compliance Management System

October 3, 2018

We’re pleased to announce the Datica CCMS — our latest and most flexible product that has an eye on the future.

What Really Is Compliance? The Answer has Evolved

September 25, 2018

On Wednesday, September 26th, Datica will host a webinar that will dive into the topic of how healthcare compliance has evolved in the cloud era.

HITRUST 2018 — A Fantastic Event

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September 17, 2018

HITRUST 2018 was different. Not evolutionarily different from previous years, but drastically different. HITRUST did a great job updating this conference into a fantastic event.