WESTBOROUGH, Mass.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Courion, a leading authority in intelligent identity and access management (IAM), will co-present with customer Harvard Pilgrim Health Care (HPHC) at CISO Executive Network’s 5th Annual Healthcare Security Summit in Philadelphia on Wednesday, November 6. Harvard Pilgrim Health Care will walk session attendees through the IAM evaluation and deployment at HPHC, addressing best practices for reducing risk and improving compliance processes.
|Ken Patterson, Chief Information Security Officer, and Mark Teehan, Program Manager, Identity and Access Management at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care; and Doug Mow, Chief Marketing Officer, Courion|
|Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare has been named the number one private health plan in America by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for the last ten years in a row. In 2004, HPHC decided to supplement their robust security measures. The organization focused on a more comprehensive system that would prevent inappropriate access and exercise consistent management of user access moving forward to ensure regulatory compliance with HIPAA and SAS70. The result would be improved efficiency and reduced risk.|
|In this session, HPHC will review their risk analysis findings, evaluation of solution providers and vendor selection, and steps to implementation. This first-hand account will include:|
|-- the initial IAM requirements and vendor assessment process,|
|-- the evolution of Identity and Access Management at HPHC, and|
|-- the lessons learned throughout the process.|
|CISO Executive Network 5th Annual Healthcare Security Summit at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Colket Translational Research Building, Conference Room 1100 A & B|
|Wednesday, November 6, 2013|
With deep experience and more than 600 customers managing over 10 million identities, Courion is the market leader in Identity and Access Management (IAM), from provisioning to governance to Identity and Access Intelligence (IAI). Courion provides insight from analyzing the big data generated from an organization’s identity and access relationships so users can efficiently and accurately provision, identify and minimize risks, and maintain continuous compliance. As a result, IT costs are reduced and audits expedited. With Courion, you can confidently provide open and compliant access to all while also protecting critical company data and assets from unauthorized access.
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