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SP 800-66 Rev. 1

An Introductory Resource Guide for Implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule

Date Published: October 2008

Supersedes: SP 800-66 (03/01/2005)


Matthew Scholl (NIST), Kevin Stine (NIST), Joan Hash (NIST), Pauline Bowen (NIST), L. Johnson (NIST), Carla Smith (BAH), Daniel Steinberg (BAH)



HIPAA; security rule; Healthcare; Information Security
Control Families

Access Control; Audit and Accountability; Awareness and Training; Assessment, Authorization and Monitoring; Contingency Planning; Identification and Authentication; Incident Response; Media Protection; Personnel Security; Physical and Environmental Protection; Planning; Risk Assessment; System and Communications Protection; System and Information Integrity; System and Services Acquisition


SP 800-66 Rev. 1 (DOI)
Local Download

Supplemental Material:
None available

Related NIST Publications:
SP 800-66 Rev. 2 (Draft)

Document History:
10/23/08: SP 800-66 Rev. 1 (Final)