Evolve IP, The Cloud Strategy companyÂ®, has announced that it has achieved Common Security Framework (CSF) Certified status from the Health Information Trust (HITRUST) Alliance, the company said.
The HITRUST CSF Certified status ensures that the company´s cloud computing and cloud communications services adhere to the strictest security standards for electronic protected health information (PHI), credit card / financial information and more. As a provider of solutions and infrastructure certified to the HITRUST Common Security Framework, Evolve IP is able to help clients streamline the process of attaining their own HITRUST certification in order to fulfill the service provider mandate issued by the five major healthcare payers.
HITRUST certification is a designation earned through adherence to a series of risk-based security and operational controls that are 3rd-party audited and validated. It incorporates all of the requirements of HIPAA/HITECH for healthcare specific security, privacy and regulatory concerns, as well as the requirements from 20 other regulatory bodies or compliance standards including PCI/DSS, ISO 27001, Sarbanes Oxley, and NIST. HITRUST provides a single, harmonized, and rigorous control framework that provides assurance to all organizations, irrespective of industry, that Evolve IP maintains, transmits, and manages data in a continuously improving security environment.
Founded in 2007, HITRUST Alliance is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to champion programs that safeguard sensitive information and manage information risk for organizations across all industries and throughout the third-party supply chain.
Evolve IP provides best-of-breed cloud solutions to more than 1,500 enterprises across the globe and to more than 350,000 users. For more information about Evolve IP visit: www.evolveip.net.