LIVONIA, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Market Strategies International, a leading market research consultancy, announced today that it has earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST.
HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that Market Strategies’ Information Systems, including their Unicom Intelligence, MSI Client, and Client portal applications, have met key regulations and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk. This achievement places Market Strategies 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 framework of prescriptive and scalable security controls.
“Being a trusted business partner to our customers is a strategic imperative at Market Strategies—one that guides how we work every day,” said Melissa Sauter, president of Market Strategies. “The HITRUST CSF is the gold standard for meeting complex compliance requirements. Earning this certification further demonstrates our commitment to protecting sensitive and regulated data as well as our commitment to our customers.”
“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. “It is now the benchmark that organizations required to safeguard PHI are measured against with regards to information protection.”
About Market Strategies International
Market Strategies International is the research and consulting partner that helps the world’s most successful organizations thrive. We have deep expertise in consumer & retail, energy, financial services, health, technology and telecommunications. We blend primary research with data from our syndicated, benchmarking and self-funded studies to provide clients with exceptional research insight that helps solve their challenges. Our research specialties include brand, communications, CX, product development and segmentation. Our syndicated products, known as Cogent Reports, help clients understand the market environment, explore industry trends and monitor their brand within the competitive landscape. Founded in 1989, Market Strategies is one of the largest market research firms in the world. Read Market Strategies’ blog at FreshMR, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.