National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center
NH-ISAC is the official health care information sharing and analysis center, offering non-profit and for-profit health care stakeholders a community and forum for sharing cyber and physical security threat indicators, best practices and mitigation strategies. Membership is open to any health care stakeholder seeking protection of valuable PHI (personal health information) and IP (Health care-related Intellectual Property) and also compliance with Federal HITECH ACT, HIPAA-related privacy rights and NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) guidelines. NH-ISAC is a non-profit member-driven organization of owners and operators within the health care sector. Members include private & public hospitals, “ambulatory” providers, health insurance “payers,” pharmaceutical/biotech manufacturers, laboratory, diagnostic, medical device manufacturers, medical schools and medical R&D organizations. Joining NH-ISAC is one of the best ways health care and public health firms can actively participate to protect the industry and its vital role in critical infrastructure.