PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dane Street, a URAC-accredited Independent Review Organization and leading provider of Peer Reviews and Independent Medical Examination services to the Group Health, Workers’ Compensation, Auto, and Disability markets, announced today HITRUST recertification of their operations and systems for information security. The initial certification was awarded on 7/19/2019.
HITRUST offers a benchmark to measure and manage compliance in meeting HIPAA security rule requirements. This certification standard is built specifically for the healthcare industry. A third-party assessment verifies the organization has met all of the industry-defined certification requirements.
Recertification demonstrates that Dane Street has implemented a security framework that meets key regulations and industry-defined requirements to manage risk, and places Dane Street in an elite group of organizations worldwide that have earned this certification.
“We are pleased to once again demonstrate our commitment to privacy, security and compliance by achieving the industry’s gold standard designation, the HITRUST CSF,” said CEO Will Fulton. “Certification provides important assurance to our clients that we are safeguarding their members’ information as our top priority, and offering the utmost data protection available.”
The certification is valid for two years. Continued monitoring of security controls with no reportable data security breaches is required for certification renewal.
About Dane Street
Dane Street is a leading national provider of Independent Medical Examination and Peer Review services to the Auto, Disability, Group Health and Workers’ Compensation market segments. Our nationwide panel of active-practice, board-certified health care professionals consist of more than 15,000 state-licensed physician locations across more than 100 different specialties and fields of services. Our mission is to deliver superior report quality and turnaround time via robust technology, and by people who are committed to exceeding our clients’ expectations. Please visit us at www.danestreet.com.
HITRUST, created as an acronym for "Health Information Trust Alliance", is a privately held company located in Frisco, Texas, United States that, in collaboration with healthcare, technology and information security leaders, has established the HITRUST CSF, a comprehensive, prescriptive, and certifiable framework, that can be used by all organizations that create, access, store or exchange sensitive and/or regulated data. https://hitrustalliance.net/