Controlling Access to ePHI: For Whose Eyes Only? via the OCR Listserv

Summer 2021 Cybersecurity Newsletter July 14, 2021 A recent report of security incidents and data breaches found that 61% of analyzed data breaches in the healthcare...

St. John’s University Collaborates with the Institute of Certified Records Managers (ICRM) to Accelerate Graduates’ RIM Certification

Congratulations to St. John's University for joining the list of universities to partner with the ICRM. Check out the article here.

Protonmail announces new VPN App for Linux

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The Best Tools for Secure Online Privacy

Since the emergence of the COVID 19 pandemic, most businesses and individuals have embraced remote working. However, with more people working from home, the...

PRESS RELEASE: 2021 LA ARMA NOSTRA CERTIFICATION REIMBURSEMENT GRANT PROGRAM

Palmyra, NJ (July 15, 2021) – The ARMA International Educational Foundation (Foundation) is pleased to announce it will administer La ARMA Nostra’s 2021 Reimbursement...

New StopRansomware.gov website – The U.S. Government’s One-Stop Location to Stop Ransomware

Original release date: July 15, 2021 The U.S. Government launched a new website to help public and private organizations defend against the rise in ransomware...

The ICRM announces newly certified members

New CRAsBrittany BrozCourtney BrittonCymone D SmithElizabeth FrancisEric RichterGregory M BelangerJames MillerJeanne Aimee DuVernayJohn JinnemanJoy MossJulie DixonKristof Limbach MarsolaisLisa BrasherRichard HaanRobert C MichaudShadreck BayaneTrista EvansVi...

ARMA Seats its 2021-2022 Board of Directors

The ARMA Board of Directors seated its new president, president-elect, and directors today, as the association’s 2021-22 fiscal year begins. Click here for the full news...

PRESS RELEASE: FOUNDATION PUBLISHES NEW RESEARCH REPORT – Retention of Accounting Records

Palmyra, NJ (July 1, 2021) – “Global Requirements for Personnel Records: A Survey of Laws and Regulations” by William Saffady, Ph.D, FAI This report is...

Flow: How to improve your Agile and Project Management

by Andrew Ysasi   July 7th, 2021 Those who chose the life of a project manager are no strangers to challenges, opportunities, success, and learning...

Book Recommendation: Records and Information Management – Fundamentals of Professional Practice 4th Edition (William Saffady)

by Andrew Ysasi – July 6, 2021 For those in the Information Governance and Records and Information Management industry, you know or have heard of...

EDRM.net releases the new Information Governance Model v4.0

A new Information Governance Reference Model Diagram (IGRM) has been released for public comment. Comments will be received and considered until July 9, 2021...

PRESS RELEASE: 2021 FOUNDATION EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS ANNOUNCED via AIEF

Palmyra, NJ (June 4, 2021)   –   The Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2021 Foundation Education Scholarship Awards. Ilona Koti is pursuing a...

TEN YEARS OF BREACHES IN ONE IMAGE via THE VERGE

Nearly 8 billion usernames have leaked since June 2011

Webinar: Smart Cities of Privacy by Innovate Cities on June 16th @ 11am Eastern

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Additional ICRM Virtual Exam Prep Workshop Dates are Now Available!

ICRM Virtual Exam Prep Workshops will be hosted as a series of 4-hour half day workshops for CRA, CRM and Part 6 Practice Business...

Chicago spends millions keeping public records secret via CRAIN’S Chicago Business

City leaders paid big legal fees to withhold information, a Better Government investigation shows, thwarting a decade-old state reform measure to give citizens more power to shake loose government documents.

Clinical Laboratory Pays $25,000 to Settle Potential HIPAA Security Rule Violations via OCR Listserv

May 25, 2021 Clinical Laboratory Pays $25,000 to Settle Potential HIPAA Security Rule Violations Peachstate Health Management, LLC, doing business as AEON Clinical Laboratories (Peachstate), has...

Webinar: State of the IG Industry Roundtable and Member/Partner Appreciation via ARMA Detroit on June 9 at 4pm Eastern

Grab your beverage of choice and join us for a virtual “happy hour” and roundtable discussion as we hear from ARMA Detroit’s business partners on...

Records Manager takes aim at DoD 5015.2

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Webinar: Successful Leadership: A Modern World Toolkit via ARMA Dallas on June 8, 20201 @ 11:45am Central

Ryan M. Zilm has been an active contributor to the Information Management profession for more than 20 years and currently is employed with U.S.A.A. as...