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

By PokitDok Team,

We're proud to announce that the PokitDok Platform, Patient Access solution, and Production Network Environment have officially earned Certified status for information security by the Health Information Trust (HITRUST) Alliance.

With the HITRUST CSF Certified Status, PokitDok has indicated that it has met key healthcare regulations and requirements for protecting and securing sensitive private healthcare information. HITRUST Certification is the industry standard that validates our unwavering commitment to meeting key healthcare regulations and protecting sensitive private healthcare information.

"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, PokitDok is distinguished as an organization that people can count on to keep their information safe."
- Ken Vander Wal, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST

We are now among an elite group of organizations worldwide that have earned this certification.

"Healthcare organizations are under great pressure to meet complex compliance requirements that include technical and process elements. The HITRUST CSF is the gold-standard that needs to be met, and PokitDok is pleased to have demonstrated our commitment by achieving HITRUST CSF Certification and by exceeding the median healthcare industry scores for all 19 criteria that were evaluated."
- Ted Tanner, Jr., co-founder & CTO, PokitDok

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.
We are thrilled to be part of this elite group and are continuously committed to uphold and exceed the high level of security and protection put in place by HITRUST and its contemporaries.

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