Shenandoah Valley IT Achieves HIPAA Compliance
Categories: Cybersecurity, HIPAA, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, Compliance,
In order to provide HIPAA compliant IT services, Shenandoah Valley IT has demonstrated compliance with federal HIPAA regulation by completing proprietary HIPAA compliance methodology.
We are pleased to announce that our business has achieved compliance with the federally mandated standards of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) through the use of proprietary HIPAA methodology. This means we can provide HIPAA compliant IT services to covered entities.
HIPAA is made up of a set of regulatory standards governing the security, privacy, and integrity of sensitive health care data, called protected health information (PHI). PHI is any demographic health care-related information that can be used to identify a patient. If vendors who service health care clients come into contact with PHI in any way, those vendors must be HIPAA compliant.
In order to provide HIPAA compliant IT services, our whole team has completed a six stage implementation program, adhering to the necessary regulatory standards outlined in the HIPAA Privacy Rule, HIPAA Security Rule, HIPAA Breach Notification Rule, HIPAA Omnibus Rule, and HITECH. These standards have been heavily vetted against the letter of the law and meet federal NIST requirements. Our good faith efforts toward HIPAA compliance has been verified by HIPAA subject matter experts and compliance coaches.
We have completed an implementation program under the guidance of a team of expert compliance coaches. The important intersection between HIPAA compliance and data security is often lost on IT providers working in the healthcare space. Clients are becoming more aware of the requirements of HIPAA compliance--and forward-thinking providers like Shenandoah Valley IT choose to be compliant to differentiate our HIPAA compliant IT services.
Providing HIPAA Compliant IT Services
About Shenandoah Valley IT
Shenandoah Valley IT is a consulting and managed services company sprouting from the core of Winchester, Virginia. We were born and raised in the valley and enjoy helping it grow right along with us.
It is our mission to provide a community-based solution that drives the key outcomes in businesses in our area; increasing profitability, productivity, customer and employee loyalty, all while leveraging technology as a competitive advantage.
Our key focus is fellow businesses that share our vision to achieve greater levels of growth and mobility. We standardize your operations and leverage modern technology to provide speed and scalability, all while striving to promote a stronger workplace culture.
Shenandoah Valley IT is proud to provide HIPAA compliant IT services to the healthcare and non-profit industries in our area. We give you a competitive advantage by building a road-map to your success based on goals, industry verticals, and your local market demands.
With Shenandoah Valley IT our passion is your success!
To discover what Shenandoah Valley IT can do to help improve and optimize your business technology, contact us by phone (540) 346-4250 or email.