Ensuring a proper compliance environment is a high priority for our clients. Axiom has in-depth knowledge of the legal guidelines and best practices required to ensure compliance in the areas of Accessibility, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Privacy, and Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) / Risk Management Framework (RMF). We support and guide our clients’ compliance efforts, ensuring the enforcement of stated rules and standards through the development of policies, procedures, and guidelines.
Accessibility We provide technical assistance to federal agencies, ensuring reasonable accommodation and usable systems for people who have disabilities. Our subject-matter experts in Sections 501, 503, 504, and 508 of the Rehabilitation Act assist federal agencies and many private corporations regarding accessibility of electronic and information technology. We also provide technical and administrative support services pertaining to the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Telecommunications Act.
HIPAA: Through the development and implementation of policies, procedures, and technologies, we help ensure HIPAA and HIPAA Privacy Rule compliance for our clients. We are experts in HIPAA complaint management and response, as well as HIPAA Breach Notification requirements imposed by the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act.
FISMA/RMF: Axiom’s expertise in FISMA/RMF allows us to understand its complexities to produce a variety of products, including information system inventories, risk categorization, security plans, security controls, risk assessments, and annual security reviews.
Privacy: We work closely with our clients to ensure compliance with privacy laws, regulations, and policies for safeguarding sensitive information. Core competencies include privacy impact assessments, privacy training development and delivery, privacy risk assessments, data inventory and classification, data use agreements, and privacy incident response.