Californian Company Confirmed as HIPAA Compliant

Compliancy Group has awarded Safe Partner Inc. HIPAA Compliance status following a test where the group was able to display an effective HIPAA compliance program, thus finishing its proprietary 6-stage HIPAA risk analysis and remediation test.

The Belmont, CA-based boutique software development and consulting organization is a vendor of a full range of software services, from design to development, implementation, and ongoing customer support. The company was established during 1995 and partners with clients in a wide range of industry sectors, including healthcare. Some of the software solutions invented by the company is used for healthcare data, which means the company is classed as a business associate and must be 100% complaint with HIPAA Regulations.

In order to ensure that this is so, Safe Partner Inc went to the Compliancy Group who helped them by implementing their compliance tracking software solution, The Guard, Safe Partner Inc to demonstrate prove its HIPAA compliance program covered all aspects of the HIPAA Privacy, Security, Omnibus, and Breach Notification Rules. In addition to this an in-depth risk analysis was completed to identify all potential risks to the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of protected health information, and ensured risks were effectively mitigated in line with the requirements of the HIPAA Security Rule.

Once Safe Partner was able to prove to Compliancy Group that its policies and procedures met the minimum standards set down by HIPAA, the company’s good faith effort toward HIPAA compliance was deemed worthy and the company was awarded the Compliancy Group HIPAA Seal of Compliance.

The HIPAA Seal of Compliance means that the company can differentiate its services and provides confidence in its service for potential and exiting clients. In essence, it shows that Safe Partner Inc. is committed via to ensuring the privacy and security of any healthcare data provided to the company or accessible  its software solutions.

About Thomas Brown
Thomas Brown worked as a reporter for several years on ComplianceHome. Thomas a seasoned journalist with several years experience in the healthcare sector and has contributed to healthcare and information technology news publishers. Thomas has a particular interest in the application of healthcare information technology to better serve the interest of patients, including areas should has data protection and innovations such as telehealth.