CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., Feb. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- eReceivables, a medical billing, appeals and accounts receivables management firm, today announced its selected applications and infrastructures have earned Certified status for information security by the Health Information Trust (HITRUST) Alliance. With the HITRUST CSF Certified Status, eReceivables selected applications and infrastructures meet key healthcare regulations and requirements for protecting and securing sensitive private healthcare information.
HITRUST CSF Certified status indicates that the organization's selected applications and infrastructures have met industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk, and places eReceivables Inc. 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.
"Healthcare providers are under great pressure to meet complex compliance requirements that include technical and process elements such as HIPAA, NIST, ISO and COBIT," said Bill Whitaker, COO at eReceivables. "Everybody in this business talks about their commitment to security but the HITRUST CSF is the gold-standard that needs to be met, and eReceivables 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 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. "The CSF Certification is now the benchmark that organizations required to safeguard PHI are measured against with regards to information protection."
About eReceivables Inc.
eReceivables is a healthcare A/R management company offering billing, follow up and appeals and accounts receivable financing. Headquartered in Coral Springs with offices in Secaucus, NJ and Memphis, TN its client list contains some of the best known and respected Hospital Systems, DME Companies and Labs in the United States. By coupling its billing capabilities and expertise with its patented automated appeals system and its financing arm known as eAdvance, the company is uniquely positioned in its ability to offer an end to end Accounts Receivables solutions for healthcare providers.
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