Madison, CT, Jan. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Clarity Software Solutions, Inc., a leading technology provider driving healthcare engagement through multimodal communications, today announced that their Clarity Platform – v3.41.0 and required infrastructure components have earned Certified status for information security by the Health Information Trust (HITRUST) Alliance. With the HITRUST CSF Certified Status, Clarity’s Platform and required components meet key healthcare regulations and requirements for protecting and securing sensitive private healthcare information.

HITRUST CSF Certified Status indicates that the organization’s required controls have met industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk, and places Clarity 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.

“Clarity is pleased to be recognized as achieving HITRUST CSF Certification,” said Dan Schlaff, COO / Compliance & Security Officer at Clarity Software Solutions, Inc. “Our clients continue to experience pressure to meet complex compliance requirements that include technical and process elements such as HIPAA, NIST, ISO and COBIT. Receiving our HITRUST CSF Certification allows Clarity to demonstrate its commitment to information security and the protection of PHI.”

“The HITRUST CSF has become the information protection framework for the health care industry, and the CSF Assurance program is bringing a new level of effectiveness and efficiency to third-party assurance,” said Ken Vander Wal, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST.  “The CSF Certification is now the benchmark that organizations required to safeguard PHI are measured against with regards to information protection.”

About Clarity Software Solutions, Inc.

Clarity Software Solutions, Inc. provides technology driving healthcare engagement through multimodal communications.  As an industry leader, Clarity assists clients to optimize customer relationships by enhancing flexibility and control over their document management and communications delivery.  Clarity is headquartered in Madison, Connecticut, serving various health plans throughout the country.  Clarity’s custom solutions are built within secure web-based technology, are easy to use and allow a single communication to be published to any media type - print, web, mobile, or email. For more information, visit clarityssi.com.


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