VA Supported Certifications

Virtual Auditor has partnered with ecfirst to provide training and certification in a variety of areas of cyber security within the healthcare industry. ecfirst has trained over 25,000 professionals and continues to train several hundreds every year. These training programs are highly accepted by the industry, backed by Virtual Auditor and regarded as best-in-class.

Training & Certifications

Certified HIPAA Professional
HIPAA Certification Training Class: Certified HIPAA Professional (CHP)

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is about insurance portability, fraud, and administrative simplification. In this HIPAA training boot camp we examine basics of the Administrative Simplification portion of the HIPAA legislation. We examine HIPAA Transactions and Code Sets, Identifiers, Privacy and Security. It is this provision of the HIPAA regulation that is the watershed legislation for healthcare information systems. This HIPAA provision is resulting in substantial changes in business development processes, policies and procedures for all covered entities – providers (hospitals, laboratories and pharmacies) clearinghouses and payers.

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Certified HIPAA Administrator
HIPAA Training for Privacy: Certified HIPAA Administrator™ (CHA™) Program

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is about insurance portability, fraud, and administrative simplification. In this 1-Day HIPAA Administrator boot camp we examine the impact of the legislation from the perspective of end users, such as nurses and administrators, responsible for delivering and supporting healthcare related services. Candidates will know what resources they should access to obtain information and to follow the regulatory process. They will be able to effectively participate in a HIPAA program at their organization.

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Certified Security Compliance Specialist
Certified Security Compliance Specialist™

Increasingly, businesses are challenged with both securing their digital assets and the information infrastructure as well achieving full compliance with legislations that impact their industry. Healthcare, financial, government and other verticals are required to constantly monitor the changing dynamics of their infrastructure to mitigate risks and vulnerabilities as well as ensure compliance with international as well as U.S. federal and state legislations and industry best practices. Further, United States federal information systems and those of their business associates must meet specific certification and accreditation security guidelines. CSCS™ Program Covers Major Information Security Regulations & Standards

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Certified Security Compliance Specialist
Certified Cyber Security Architect℠

CCSASM validates knowledge and skill sets in cyber security with particular focus and emphasis on the development of an applicable cyber security incident response and an enterprise cyber security program. Increasingly, businesses are challenged with both securing their digital assets and the information infrastructure. Organizations need to monitor the changing dynamics of their infrastructure to mitigate risks and vulnerabilities to ensure compliance with best practices. The CCSASM is a unique program in the compliance and security industry – it is laser-beam focused on thoroughly examining cyber security requirements and establishing best practices that can be applied in securing today’s digital business information infrastructure. Validate your compliance security skills and knowledge and distinguish yourself with the credential, CCSASM.

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Who is Ecfirst?

ecfirst develops security solutions to protect healthcare organizations from risks of data breach and liability. ecfirst has successfully delivered security services to healthcare organizations for over a decade and continues to secure them with custom solutions. ecfirst solutions are tailor-made for your organization and cover all areas of securing your enterprise IT assets.

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