CAQH Achieves HITRUST CSF Certification for Third Consecutive Year
CAQH®, a nonprofit alliance focused on simplifying the business of healthcare, today announced that the organization has earned certifications for information security by the Health Information Trust (HITRUST) Alliance for CAQH ProView®, COB Smart®, EnrollHub®, DirectAssure®, VeriFide™ and SanctionsTrack®. With the HITRUST CSF Certified Status, these products meet important healthcare regulations and requirements for protecting and securing sensitive private healthcare information.
This achievement places CAQH in an elite group of organizations worldwide that have earned this certification. The HITRUST CSF is a thorough evaluation that includes federal and state regulations, standards and frameworks, and incorporates a risk-based approach. It also addresses these challenges through a comprehensive and flexible framework of prescriptive and scalable security controls.
“Protecting sensitive healthcare data is a top priority for CAQH,” said Robin Thomashauer, President, CAQH. “The HITRUST CSF is the gold standard and we are pleased to have achieved this certification three years in a row.”
As CAQH follows security best practices, the organization and its Solutions will continuously maintain HITRUST Certification status.
For more than 20 years, CAQH has helped nearly 1,000 health plans, 1.6 million providers, government entities and vendors connect, exchange information and operate more efficiently. CAQH technology-enabled solutions and its Committee on Operating Rules for Information Exchange (CORE) bring the healthcare industry together to make sharing business information more automated, predictable and consistent. CAQH Explorations researches opportunities to reduce the burden of manual processes in healthcare administration. Visit www.caqh.org and follow us on Twitter: @caqh.