Medable Achieves HITRUST CSF® Certification to Manage Risk, Improve Security Posture and Meet Compliance Requirements

25 February 2019 / By admin

January 28, 2019 08:00 AM Eastern Standard Time

PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Medable Inc. a leading provider of the end-to-end platform for digitally enabled and data-driven clinical trials, today announced the organization’s Cortex application and infrastructure has earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST.

HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that the organization’s Cortex application and infrastructure has met key regulatory requirements and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk. This achievement places Medable 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.

“Organizations, like ours, are under great pressure to meet complex compliance requirements that include technical and process elements such as HIPAA, ISO and COBIT,” said Perry Robinson, Chief Compliance Officer at Medable. “The HITRUST CSF is the gold-standard that needs to be met, and Medable is pleased to be able to demonstrate its commitment by achieving HITRUST CSF Certification.”

“The HITRUST CSF has become the information protection framework for the health care industry, and the CSF Assurance program is bringing a new level of effectiveness and efficiency to third-party assurance,” said Ken Vander Wal, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST. “The HITRUST CSF Certification is now the benchmark that organizations required to safeguard PHI are measured against with regards to information protection.”

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