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Advance Health Achieves HITRUST CSF Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third Party Privacy, Security and Compliance

Advance Health has earned Certified status for information security by the Health Information Trust (HITRUST) Alliance for Atlas, Member Management System (MMS), Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, and SFax. With the HITRUST CSF Certified Status, Atlas, Member Management System (MMS), Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, and SFax meets key healthcare regulations and requirements for protecting and securing sensitive private healthcare information.

HITRUST CSF Certified status indicates that Advance Health’s Atlas, Member Management System (MMS), Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, and SFax has met industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk, and places Advance Health in an elite group of organizations worldwide that have earned this certification. By including federal and state regulations, standards and frameworks, and incorporating a riskbased approach, the HITRUST CSF helps organizations address these challenges through a comprehensive and flexible framework of prescriptive and scalable security controls.

“HITRUST has been working with the industry to ensure the appropriate information protection requirements are met when sensitive health information is accessed or stored in a cloud environment. By taking the steps necessary to obtain HITRUST CSF Certified status, Advance Health is distinguished as an organization that people can count on to keep their information safe,” said Ken Vander Wal, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST.