SWORD Health‘s digital therapy platform and several of its applications have earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST, according to a media release from the company.

The digital musculoskeletal (MSK) care provider also completed its Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 Type 2 examination with zero exceptions. The independent audit confirmed SWORD Health’s digital therapy platform meets the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Trust Service Principles and Criteria for System and Organization Control.

“SWORD Health is committed to the highest medical standards in all aspects of care, and that includes the privacy and security of our patients’ information. Earning HITRUST CSF Certified™ status and SOC 2 compliance demonstrates to our customers and patients that they can have confidence in industry-recognized, gold standards of safety, security, privacy, and care.”

— Virgilio Bento, SWORD Health’s CEO

HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that SWORD Health’s digital therapy platform has met key regulations and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk. 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, a media release from SWORD Health explains.

“HITRUST helps organizations meet the highest standards of information protection requirements whenever sensitive data is accessed or stored. We recognize SWORD Health as a company that customers and patients can count on to keep their information safe.”

— Jeremy Huval, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST

[Source(s): SWORD Health, PR Newswire]

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