ISC2 HCISPP Practice Test: HealthCare Information Security and Privacy Practitioner


The ISC2 HCISPP (HealthCare Information Security and Privacy Practitioner) examination is a specialized certification tailored for IT professionals in the healthcare industry. The HCISPP exam covers vital domains such as Healthcare Industry, Regulatory Environment, Privacy and Security in Healthcare, Information Governance and Risk Management, Information Risk Assessment, and Third-Party Risk Management. The exam evaluates your ability to effectively implement and manage security and privacy controls in a healthcare environment, ensuring compliance with regulatory and organizational requirements.

Here's a breakdown of the main domains covered in the HCISPP exam:

Healthcare Industry:

  • Understand the healthcare environment.
  • Recognize third-party influences.
  • Understand foundational health data management concepts.
  • Regulatory Environment:

  • Identify international regulations and controls.
  • Compare internal practices against new policies and procedures.
  • Understand third-party relationships and agreements.
  • Privacy and Security in Healthcare:

  • Understand the importance of privacy.
  • Understand the importance of security.
  • Recognize professional ethics.
  • Information Governance and Risk Management:

  • Understand security objectives/attributes.
  • Understand information governance frameworks.
  • Understand risk management.
  • Information Risk Assessment:

  • Identify risk analysis methodologies.
  • Understand risk assessment.
  • Understand third-party risk assessments.
  • Third-Party Risk Management:

  • Understand third-party management processes.
  • Understand third-party management tools and techniques.
  • Understand the system development life cycle (SDLC).
  • Why Choose the HCISPP Practice Test on Cybrary?

  • Complements Cybrary's Course: This practice test is the ideal companion to the [HCISPP]( course available on Cybrary, ensuring a comprehensive and well-rounded preparation approach.
  • Builds Confidence: The practice test is intended to help you build confidence by familiarizing yourself with the exam format and question types.
  • Comprehensive Content: With a plethora of practice questions, detailed answers, and a comprehensive set of flashcards, you'll have all the resources you need to grasp every aspect of the exam.
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  • HCISPP Exam Details

  • Number of Questions: 125 questions
  • Duration: 180 minutes
  • Passing Score: 700 out of 1000
  • Languages: Available in English
  • Exam Format: Multiple Choice/Multiple Response
  • HCISPP Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  • Q: How long is the certification valid for?
  • A: The HCISPP certification is valid for three years. Renewal requires earning Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits over this period.
  • Q: What are the prerequisites for this certification?
  • A: While there are no strict prerequisites for taking the exam, to earn the HCISPP certification, candidates must have at least two years of cumulative, paid work experience in one or more of the HCISPP domains.
  • Q: How should I optimally prepare for the exam?
  • A: Utilize this practice test in conjunction with the ISC2 HCISPP course on Cybrary. Additionally, review ISC2's official study materials and engage in hands-on tasks related to healthcare information security and privacy.
  • Q: How closely does this practice test mirror the actual exam?
  • A: This practice test closely emulates the format, difficulty, and content of the real exam, ensuring that you are thoroughly prepared for every aspect of the certification test.
  • Practice Test Specifications

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    System Requirements


    Hardware and Software Minimum Requirements:

  • Processor: Min. 500MHz Processor, 128 MB RAM
  • Screen Resolution: Min. 1024x768
  • Note: Some courses may be better experienced by using a higher or lower screen resolution.


    Operating Systems:

    Supported System Platforms:
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2003 (SP2 or later)
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Mac OS X v 10.4 or higher
  • Supported Browsers:

  • Microsoft IE 7
  • Microsoft IE 8
  • Microsoft IE 9
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Safari
  • Note: The browser version you're running must support 128-bit encryption or secured pages will not display correctly.



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