Why a HIPAA disaster recovery plan is critical.

1. disaster plans are critical for everyone, especially for healthcare organizations that handle individual health data.

2. HIPAA set forth these requirements to create contingency plans that let the organization run smoothly even in times of crisis.

3. one must go through HIPAA requirements and modify their policies in order to get a HIPAA disaster plan.

4. the organizations need to have their data backup plan implemented, and have an emergency mode operation plan, testing, and revision plan.

5. Applications and data criticality analysis must be done. 

6.  Organizations that fail to create and implement such plans face severe financial penalties.

 7. It ensures the containment of damage or injury to, or loss of property, personnel data.

8. The organizations that fail to implement these plans may receive severe financial penalties.

HIPAA SECURITY CHECKLIST.