Ursa Health, a leading healthcare data management and analytics technology and services company, today announced the Ursa Health Platform has earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST.
HITRUST CSF Certified® status demonstrates that the organization’s Ursa Health Platform has met key regulatory requirements and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk. This achievement places Ursa 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 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 HIPAA technical and process elements,” said Steve Hackbarth, Chief Privacy Officer, Ursa Health. “The HITRUST CSF is the gold-standard that needs to be met, and Ursa Health 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.”
About Ursa Health Ursa Health is a healthcare innovation company pioneering how delivery systems, health plans, and employers learn and continuously improve. Our proven software platform provides scalable flexibility and customization throughout the analytics lifecycle – from organizing EMR and claims data, to generating project-specific measures and sharing collaborative reports. Each of our clients develops answers to its own questions, dynamically and responsively, enhancing engagement of clinicians and administrators in the continuous process of improving quality, increasing efficiency, and reducing waste.