Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Please click on a question below to find answers to frequently asked questions.
Is a court required to consider whether the covered entity was certified at the time of the violation?
Does SECURETexas certify compliance with HIPAA? Also, will obtaining the SECURETexas certification help with an OCR audit?
Does SECURETexas certify that Texas covered entities will be compliant with state and federal privacy and security law into the future?
Are there any advantages for organizations to obtain certification under SECURETexas when they do their annual HIPAA risk assessments?
If a covered entity doesn’t want to obtain certification under SECURETexas, does the entity still need to comply with the Texas Medical Records Privacy Act?
If our organization is HITRUST CSF Certified can that be leveraged to support certification under SECURETexas?
If our organization already subscribes to the HITRUST MyCSF™ tool, what do we need to do to perform a SECURETexas readiness assessment or track our remediation?
What is the relationship between the Texas Health Services Authority (THSA) and the Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST)?