Determine attains HIPAA compliance
Determine announced today that the company has successfully met the requirements to comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act, as examined by an independent third party, Schellman & Company. The HIPAA Compliance Program demonstrates Determine's ongoing commitment to healthcare organizations and increasing customer confidence. The HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules set forth stringent requirements for safeguarding personal health information. The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services oversees and enforces these regulations to protect individuals' medical records and other personal health information which apply to health plans, health care clearinghouses, and health care providers that conduct certain health care transactions electronically.