HITRUST - Health Information Trust AllianceDelivering on the Promise of securing your protected health information (PHI).

If you create, access, store, or exchange Protected Health Information (PHI) you can leverage the HITRUST Common Security Framework (CSF) to do securely and safely. Whether you are facing first time or recurring HITRUST CSF certification, Skoda Minotti’s Certified Common Security Framework Practioners (CCSFP) will consult with your team to address your needs and lead you through the process.

What is HITRUST? The Health Information Trust Alliance, or HITRUST, in collaboration with healthcare, technology and information security leaders, has established a CSF that can be used by all organizations that create, access, store and transmit sensitive data. HITRUST is based on the International Organization of Standards (ISO) and incorporates a number of healthcare information security related regulations, standards, and frameworks such as HIPAA, and is fast becoming the information security framework of choice within the healthcare industry.

Who must be HITRUST certified? Many healthcare organizations are now requiring their business associates or service providers that create, access, store or transmit sensitive data to become HITRUST CSF Certified. Several major healthcare providers including; Anthem, Health Care Services Corp., Highmark, Humana, and United Health Group are now requiring business associates to obtain HITRUST certification. Skoda Minotti is here to help healthcare organizations and business associates achieve certification and compliance.

At Your Service. Skoda Minotti’s HITRUST CSF Assurance capabilities serve all levels healthcare organizations and business associates. We offer readiness assessments, validated reports with certification, consulting, penetration testing and vulnerability scanning services. We are a HITRUST authorized CSF Assessor and have Certified CSF Practitioners ready to lead you through the process.

Questions? Contact Ben Osbrach and he’d be glad to help.

Ben Osbrach, CISSP / CISA / QSA