HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year (r2) Certification validates Harmony Healthcare IT is committed to strong cybersecurity and meeting key regulations to protect sensitive data
SOUTH BEND, Ind., Nov. 13, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Harmony Healthcare IT, a leading data management firm, today announced its ETL Environment, HealthData Platform™, Data Center, and Workstations have earned certified status by HITRUST for information security. This is the fourth certification for Harmony Healthcare IT and includes expanded security and privacy control specifications. The company first achieved certification in 2017.
HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year (r2) Certified status demonstrates that the organization's ETL Environment, HealthData Platform™, Data Center, and Workstations have met demanding regulatory compliance and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk. This achievement places Harmony Healthcare IT in an elite group of organizations worldwide that have earned this certification. By including federal and state regulations, standards, and frameworks, and incorporating a risk-based approach, the HITRUST Assurance Program helps organizations address security and data protection challenges through a comprehensive and flexible framework of prescriptive and scalable security controls.
"Every organization involved in healthcare is under pressure to meet complex security, compliance, information protection and privacy requirements," said Tom Liddell, CEO at Harmony Healthcare IT. "With this fourth certification and expanded controls, we continue to demonstrate our commitment to the highest standards for data protection and information security."
"The HITRUST Assurance Program is rigorous and reliable because of the comprehensiveness of control requirements, depth of review, and consistency of oversight" said Bimal Sheth, Executive Vice President, Standards Development & Assurance Operations, HITRUST. "HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year (r2) Certification demonstrates Harmony Healthcare IT is taking the most proactive approach to cybersecurity, data protection, and risk management."
About Harmony Healthcare IT
Harmony Healthcare IT is a data management firm that moves, stores, and releases patient, employee, and business records for healthcare organizations. To strengthen care delivery and improve lives, vital information is preserved and managed in a way that keeps it accessible, usable, interoperable, secure, and compliant. Since 2006, its US-based team of experts has worked with over 550 unique clinical, financial, and administrative software brands used in healthcare delivery organizations. Harmony Healthcare IT has been consistently ranked as the #1 data extraction, migration, and archival healthcare IT company according to Black Book™ Market Research for four years (2019-2022) as well as ranked #1 in the 2020 Best in KLAS Software & Services Report as a Category Leader in Data Archiving.
For more information about Harmony Healthcare IT, visit: http://harmonyhit.com.
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