Choose Your Own Path to HITRUST
Whether you’re considering HITRUST certification or you want to maintain your HITRUST standing, partnering with BlueOrange is a smart move. You’ll get a practical and straightforward evaluation of your goals, readiness, resources, and timeline. Then you’ll be guided down the path that’s best for you.
Regardless of where you are in the HITRUST continuum, zero to 100% ready, you’ll have confidence that you’re on the path that’s right for you and will achieve your goals efficiently.
The Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) helps the entities it covers meet the information security regulations required to remain in HIPAA compliance. At BlueOrange Compliance, we offer practical HITRUST consulting services to help you evaluate your goals and establish a timeline. We can help you on your journey and ensure you have the resources to obtain or maintain HITRUST certification.
HITRUST HIPAA compliance reassures patients and regulators that you take your duty to protect information seriously and have done everything in your power to keep information private. HITRUST CSF is a certifiable framework offering flexibility and efficiency in your risk management. It standardizes security and privacy through a unique risk reduction-based approach to information protection.
Determine your readiness and the amount of work required to achieve HITRUST certification, then prepare for and conduct validation.
Identify your readiness and the level of work and timeline required to achieve certification
Conduct required interim review at one year mark
Review quality and completeness of material pre-validation
Validation for Certification
Effectively conduct your required interim review at the one-year mark.
Review your policies, procedures, systems, and more to determine whether significant changes have occurred
Randomly select controls from each domain and
Review all Corrective Action Plans (CAPs) for appropriate physical security
Document and submit the interim assessment results to HITRUST
Conduct recertification based on current business model, technology and active version of MyCSF.
Business/tech modification against the most current mYcsf model and requirements
Perform validation for re-certification
What Is HITRUST?
HITRUST provides a prescriptive framework for attaining and remaining in HIPAA compliance. It offers guidelines for meeting HIPAA standards, providing a consistent approach to the detailed HIPAA guidelines.
The Benefits of HITRUST
HITRUST is a recognizable certification that tells people you have met predetermined guidelines. HITRUST standardizes the approach in an industry that requires validation and documentation of how privacy regulations are carried out. When someone sees you have achieved HITRUST certification, that tells them you are committed to meeting higher standards for compliance. Other benefits of HITRUST include:
- Lowers your company-wide risk.
- Elevates your security frameworks.
- Complies with mandates by several health insurance organizations.
- Helps avoid noncompliance at the state and federal level.
Guidelines for the Certification
Achieving HITRUST consists of five steps:
- Analyzing: Determining what will be required to earn certification.
- Preparation: Filling out policies and procedures templates.
- Facilitation: Learning how to use HITRUST tools.
- Reviewing: Looking over the quality of material pre-validation.
- Validation: Receiving certification.
HITRUST certification lasts for two years.
Our Process and Experience
Working with BlueOrange Compliance on your HITRUST certification can make the process smoother and improve your outcomes. We are HITRUST certified ourselves, so we have firsthand knowledge of what it takes to earn this designation. We have also assisted many clients with earning the certificate and have navigated different circumstances to reach this achievement.
BlueOrange Compliance has the industry experience and reputation you can trust. Our testimonials speak to the benefits we offer our clients. They can focus on their day-to-day duties and giving patients the best possible care while we handle any compliance issues. We provide insights into potential security risks and provide the technical expertise you may lack in your staff.
HITRUST is the best way to provide evidence of your efforts to become HIPAA compliant. At BlueOrange Compliance, our reputation in the industry speaks to the effectiveness of our methods. We have a high satisfaction rate among our clients, including an impressive 98% retention rate that reflects our expertise.