Integration Link, LLC, a cybersecurity consultancy services provider and virtual Chief Information Security Officers to small, medium and large businesses, has finished the 6-Stage HIPAA Risk Analysis and remediation process of Compliancy Group. It has proven its total compliance with all the conditions of the HIPAA Security, Privacy, Breach Notification, the HITECH Act and the Omnibus Rules.
Choosing perfect candidates to take the role of Chief Information Security Officer could be a big task for healthcare companies. There are not enough skilled people and a lot of jobs are vacant. Certain businesses just cannot manage to find a fulltime Chief Information Security Officer. Integration Link tackles the gap by offering virtual Chief Information Security Officers to help companies throughout the process of minimizing risks to protected health information (PHI) and data assets.
Of course, such service demands employees at Integration Link to be given access to networks that have PHI, so that the company is considered as a HIPAA business associate.
Integration Link is determined to make sure that its clients, whether healthcare provider, healthcare clearinghouse, health plan, and HIPAA business associate, are implementing several safety measures to secure sensitive personal and health data. That entails a huge responsibility for everyone in the company.
To help distinguish its services and give reassurances to potential and current clients of the staff’s expertise of HIPAA and dedication to compliance, the company joined with Compliancy Group. Integrity Link used Compliancy Group’s exclusive software, The Guard, with the assistance of its compliance coaches, the company has proven it has put in place a powerful HIPAA compliance program addressing all facets of HIPAA and HITECH Act provisions.
After completing Compliancy Group’s HIPAA program, Integration Link received the Compliancy Group’s ‘HIPAA Seal of Compliance.’ The Seal of Compliance signifies that Integration Link has an efficient HIPAA compliance program in place and is determined to protect the privacy of all HIPAA-covered data held on systems available to its personnel.