Talix Achieves HITRUST CSF Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third Party Privacy, Security and Compliance

HITRUST Certification validates Talix’s commitment to meeting key healthcare regulations and protecting sensitive private healthcare information
Date:
November 8, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO – November 8, 2017 Talix, Inc., a premier provider of healthcare risk adjustment and quality solutions for value-based care, today announced its Coding InSight platform and Health Risk Assessment (HRA) application have earned Certified status for information security by the Health Information Trust (HITRUST) Alliance. With the HITRUST CSF Certified Status, these solutions meet key healthcare regulations and requirements for protecting and securing sensitive private healthcare information.

HITRUST CSF Certified status indicates that Coding InSight and HRA have met industry-defined requirements and are appropriately managing risk, and places Talix in an elite group of organizations worldwide that have earned this certification. 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.

“Talix is extremely serious about ensuring that the patient data we process and exchange is kept safe and private,” said Dean Stephens, CEO of Talix. “Saying you are HIPAA compliant is nice, but HITRUST CSF Certification represents a much higher commitment to the safety and security of patient data. The world has changed. This means our customers will know that we are meeting rigorous, industry-leading security standards for safeguarding PHI. It’s peace of mind that we can proudly provide to every organization with whom we work.”

“HITRUST has been working with the industry to ensure the appropriate information protection requirements are met when sensitive health information is accessed or stored in a cloud environment. By taking the steps necessary to obtain HITRUST CSF Certified status, Talix is distinguished as an organization that people can count on to keep their information safe,” said Ken Vander Wal, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST.

About Talix

Talix provides risk adjustment, quality and oncology solutions to help providers, payers and life science organizations succeed in value-based healthcare. Our leading-edge SaaS applications leverage purpose built natural language processing (NLP), machine learning and advanced patient data analytics to transform complex data into actionable intelligence that drives improved efficiency and accuracy—leading to better patient outcomes, more accurate reimbursements and reduced costs. For more information, please visit www.talix.com or follow @TalixHealth on Twitter.