FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NationsHearing, LLC., a leader in the hearing healthcare industry, today announced their customer relationship management (CRM) application and the underlying supporting infrastructure has earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST.
HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that the organization’s CRM and infrastructure has met key regulatory requirements and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk. This achievement places NationsHearing 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.
“Health plans and health plan partners, like NationsHearing, are under great pressure to secure and meet complex compliance requirements that include technical and process elements such as HIPAA, NIST, ISO, and COBIT,” said Vinod Balla, Chief Information Officer, at NationsHearing. “The HITRUST CSF is the gold-standard that needs to be met, and NationsHearing 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 healthcare 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 regard to information protection.”
About NationsHearing, LLC.
NationsHearing is a hearing healthcare company that provides a comprehensive and cost-effective hearing aid and hearing services solution. By focusing on a technology-driven, outcomes-based approach for patients, health plans, partners and providers, we aim to improve the overall health of customers using hearing aids. We save our customers thousands of dollars through strategic relationships with major hearing aid manufacturers, and we improve the experience for customers through an end-to-end centralized process that includes product comparison and appointment scheduling. We work with leading healthcare organizations of all types and provide customized solutions. To learn more, please visit www.nationshearing.com.