Nashville, Tenn. (PRWEB) December 18, 2013
Clearwater Compliance announced today it has been approved as an Authorized Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Submitter for (ISC)2, the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information and software security professionals worldwide.
This designation allows Clearwater to prepare, submit and validate CPE credits for (ISC)2 members who participate in qualifying educational events. As an authorized submitter, Clearwater will be able to offer a convenient means for members to consistently upgrade their information privacy, security and compliance knowledge, in the healthcare information management arena in particular, while trusting their educational activities are given due credit as part of their ongoing professional development with (ISC)2.
“Our role as an (ISC)2 submitter is to ensure that members have a hassle-free way to earn CPEs that will benefit them professionally, while avoiding the legwork of CPE submission and validation activities,” said Bob Chaput, CEO and founder of Clearwater Compliance. “We are honored that (ISC)2 has entrusted us with such an important body of work, and we look forward to effectively serving the organization’s membership.”
Clearwater is a leading provider of software and solutions that help organizations become and remain HIPAA-HITECH compliant. The company also has a long history of actively creating and presenting high-value HIPAA-HITECH educational events and supporting critical privacy and security certification organizations such as (ISC)². Clearwater maintains a regular schedule of complimentary, but high impact, HIPAA-HITECH educational webinars and HIPAA Compliance BootCamp™ events, all of which qualify for CPE credit.
With over 93,000 members in more than 135 countries, (ISC)² is globally recognized as the Gold Standard in its field. The organization issues the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and related concentrations, as well as the Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP), the Certified Cyber Forensics Professional (CCFP), Certified Authorization Professional (CAP), HealthCare Information Security and Privacy Practitioner (HCISPP), and Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) credentials to qualifying candidates.
(ISC)²’s certifications are among the first information technology credentials to meet the stringent requirements of ISO/IEC Standard 17024, a global benchmark for assessing and certifying personnel.
About Clearwater Compliance: http://clearwatercompliance.com
Clearwater Compliance, LLC, is all about and only about helping healthcare organizations and their service providers become and remain HIPAA-HITECH Compliant. Owned and operated by veteran, C-suite health care executives, Clearwater Compliance provides comprehensive, by-the-regs HIPAA software and tools, risk management solutions, training, and professional services for small medical practices and healthcare startups to major healthcare systems, health plans and Fortune 100 companies. Since 2003, the company has served more than 350 organizations. Find out more about our HIPAA compliance software, solutions and consulting services at clearwatercompliance.com.