Press Release: MedStack Achieves HITRUST CSF® Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third-Party Privacy, Security, and Compliance
HITRUST CSF Certification validates Medstack is committed to meeting key regulations and protecting sensitive information.
TORONTO, July 28, 2020 – MedStack, a leading privacy compliance solution built specifically for the digital health industry, today announced that its proprietary developer platform Medstack Control, along with its supporting infrastructure, has earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST.
HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that an organization’s product has met key regulations and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk. This achievement places MedStack 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 CSF helps organizations address these challenges through a comprehensive and flexible framework of prescriptive and scalable security controls.
“Digital health solutions are now proliferating at an exponential rate, and the healthcare industry needs to remain committed to protecting the privacy and security of patient data,” said Simon Woodside, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer at MedStack. “At MedStack we hold firm to the belief that this can never be compromised, and we are pleased to demonstrate to our customers the highest standards for protecting sensitive data and information by achieving HITRUST CSF Certification.”
“HITRUST is helping organizations ensure that the highest standards of information protection requirements are met when sensitive data is accessed or stored,” stated Jeremy Huval, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST. “MedStack can be recognized as an organization that can be counted on for keeping information safe.”