Glossary of Compliance

Compliance Glossary

Our list of curated compliance glossary offers everything you to know about compliance in one place.

Glossary » HIPAA » DHS

DHS

The Department of Human Services, or DHS, provides and sponsors many types of health and social services as well as determines persons’ eligibility to receive those services. They collect personal and health information about you and/or your family, which is kept private and called “protected health information.”

Additional reading

Everything you need to know about IT Compliance in 2024

A modern organization today is characterized by various cross-functional departments with information technology intricately interconnected to each function. The interwoven landscape has, on the one hand, enhanced operational synergies, but at the same time, it has increased the risks of security failures and cyber threats. This reality has caused a surge in regulatory scrutiny and…

GRC Metrics: KPIs, KRIs, & KCIs Explained + Sample Checklist

As you scale, the amount of people, processes, and technology you add to your infrastructure increases. This not only adds a number of risks into the mix but also creates an unprecedented level of compliance chaos. The emergence of GRC helps to close these gaps.  This module heavily depends on certain metrics – KPIs, KRIs,…

The Best ISO 27001 Auditors in 2024

Practicing effective cyber security is becoming a critical factor across industries. With the ever-increasing threat of cyber-attacks, organizations are paying more attention to their cyber security operations. Adhering to standards such as ISO 27001 (International Organization for Standardization) helps organizations maintain the integrity of their Information Security Management Systems (ISMS). To become ISO 27001 compliant,…

Sprinto: Your growth superpower

Use Sprinto to centralize security compliance management – so nothing
gets in the way of your moving up and winning big.