Company Meets Stringent Criteria to Provide Enhanced Security Controls for Client Data Protection
TAMPA, FL--(Marketwired - Mar 12, 2015) - MedHOK, which provides an industry-leading integrated platform for care, quality and compliance for government-sponsored and other risk-bearing health entities, announced today the successful completion of the Type 1 SOC 2 examination, formally known as a Report on Controls at a Service Organization Relevant to Security, Availability, Processing Integrity, Confidentiality, or Privacy.
The examination performed by BrightLine CPAs & Associates, Inc., an independent CPA firm, evaluated MedHOK against the Security Trust Services principle which includes system protection against unauthorized access (both physical and logical).
"The standard of security and privacy controls can be a significant determinant when a company is evaluating providers to manage their data," said Anil Kottoor, president and CEO, MedHOK. "With our successful completion of the SOC 2 examination, we are able to provide our customers with the assurance that MedHOK has the necessary controls in place to protect their data and privacy."
MedHOK offers a unique integrated platform that enables real-time, roles-based access to patient information across the care continuum. The platform creates actionable information that can be leveraged to proactively close care gaps, comply with federal and state regulations, enhance care management and improve Star, HEDIS® and other quality scores.
Founded in 2010, MedHOK's innovative software-as-a-service (SaaS) model delivers to customers the rapid platform implementation and enhancements and lower upfront costs they need to keep pace in a continuously evolving regulatory environment. Its singular focus on technological excellence and superior customer service and support has enabled MedHOK to achieve outstanding growth as evidenced by its ranking as the 25th fastest-growing private company in 2014 by Inc.
"Successful examination completion further demonstrates MedHOK's ongoing commitment to customer security," said Kottoor.
MedHOK -- Medical House of Knowledge -- Ranked as the nation's 25th fastest growing company and the sixth fastest-growing healthcare company on the Inc. 500/5000 List, is a leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) company covering over 26 million lives and serving government-sponsored and other risk-bearing health entities. MedHOK's integrated cloud-based platform delivers a quality and compliance solution covering both prescription and medical care and holds current NCQA certification in HEDIS®, Pay for Performance and Disease Management performance measures. Built from the ground up, MedHOK's technology consistently improves outcomes by addressing the multiple needs of its customers in three critical areas -- care, quality and compliance -- while promoting workflow efficiencies, reducing redundancies and increasing reimbursement.