NASHVILLE, TENN., SEPTEMBER 15, 2020—Ursa Health, a leading provider of data analytics software and professional services to the healthcare industry, today announced that the Ursa Health Platform hosted by Microsoft Azure (also known as Ursa Studio) has earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST®.
HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that Ursa Health’s platform has met key regulations 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.
According to Caroline Sullivan, chief administrative officer at Ursa Health, “We take the responsibility of protecting sensitive data and information very seriously, and HITRUST provides the structure, detail, and clarity that organizations need to protect their information and the information of their clients. This will be our third year achieving this status for Ursa Studio, our healthcare analytics development platform, and the process is always exceptionally rigorous. Congratulations to the team for a job well done.”
“HITRUST is continually innovating to help streamline and simplify how organizations assess information risk and manage compliance in a cloud environment,” said Jeremy Huval, chief compliance officer, HITRUST. “We are happy that Ursa Health has taken the steps needed to achieve HITRUST CSF Certification—a designation which provides added confidence to their customers.”