HITRUST certification validates Discovery’s commitment to meeting key regulations and protecting sensitive information
Itasca, IL – February 7, 2018 – LaunchPoint Corporation’s division Discovery Health Partners, a leading provider of payment and revenue integrity solutions, today announced that it has earned certified status for information security by HITRUST for its Discovery Case Manager, Dashboard and Reports, Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP), and Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) technologies. These technologies drive the use of data across Discovery’s solutions including Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Validation, Subrogation, and Coordination of Benefits.
HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that these technologies have met key regulations and industry-defined requirements and are appropriately managing risk. This achievement places Discovery 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.
“The healthcare industry is under significant pressure to meet complex compliance requirements for patient privacy and data protection,” said Moe Alkhafaji, Discovery Health Partners’ Chief Information Officer. “In entrusting their data to us, our clients expect a highly secure environment. I am thrilled that we can demonstrate our commitment to meet their needs through our HITRUST CSF certification, the gold standard in our industry.”
“HITRUST has been working with the industry to ensure the appropriate information protection requirements are met when sensitive information is accessed or stored in a cloud environment. By taking the steps necessary to obtain HITRUST CSF Certified status, Discovery Health Partners is distinguished as an organization that people can count on to keep their information safe,” said Ken Vander Wal, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST.
About Discovery Health Partners
Discovery Health Partners, a division of LaunchPoint, offers payment and revenue integrity solutions that help health payers improve revenue, avoid costs, and enhance the member experience. We offer a unique combination of deep healthcare expertise and analytics-powered technology solutions to help our clients improve operational efficiency, achieve financial integrity, and generate measurable results.
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