Cerner customers representing over 300 hospitals have now committed to FairWarning for their enterprise privacy breach detection solution.
CLEARWATER, FL – March 20, 2012 – FairWarning, Inc., the inventor and world’s leading supplier of privacy breach detection solutions for Electronic Health Records (EHRs), today announced that Memorial Hospital & Health System based in South Bend, Indiana has selected FairWarning® to conduct proactive privacy auditing for Cerner Millennium as well as other healthcare applications across their enterprise.
Memorial Hospital & Health System joins a growing list of Cerner-based healthcare providers who are leveraging privacy breach detection to comply with US Federal regulatory mandates, protect patient privacy and provide a secure foundation for the uninterrupted growth of Electronic Health Records. Cerner customers representing over 300 hospitals have now committed to FairWarning® for privacy breach detection solutions.
With roots back to 1894, Memorial Hospital & Health System has grown from a three-bed care provider to a 526 bed, multi-hospital health system nationally recognized as a leader in care and innovation. In 2001, Memorial Hospital & Health System was named one of the nation’s Top 100 Hospitals® by Thomson Reuters, which is a reflection of the health system’s commitment to being a national model for excellence.
Memorial Hospital & Health System’s selection of FairWarning® for privacy breach detection is a continuation of their vision to protect patient privacy and ensure patient trust. Memorial Hospital & Health System selected FairWarning® to address the following:
- Fulfillment of HIPAA and ARRA HITECH privacy regulations
- Automate investigation of potential privacy breaches
- Diminish risks to patient privacy
- Maintain a positive reputation in the community
“After an extensive diligence process, FairWarning® proved they are the leader in privacy breach detection solutions for Cerner-based health systems. Memorial Hospital & Health System is a nationally recognized leader in patient care and we are committed to being a leader in patient privacy so that our patients have complete trust that the information they share with our health system is secure and private,” said Steve Huffman, Chief Information Officer, Memorial Hospital & Health System.
For more about FairWarning® privacy breach detection solutions, please visit www.FairWarning.com.
About FairWarning, Inc.
FairWarning® is the inventor and global leader in appliance-based software solutions which monitor and protect patient privacy in electronic health records enabling healthcare providers and health information exchanges to confidentially connect physicians, clinics, patients and affiliates. FairWarning®’s turnkey privacy auditing solutions are compatible with healthcare applications from every major vendor including Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, GE, McKesson, MEDITECH, Siemens, and many others. Customers consider FairWarning® privacy auditing solutions essential for compliance with healthcare privacy regulations such as ARRA HITECH Privacy and Meaningful Use criteria, HIPAA, EU Data Protection, UK Freedom of Information Act, California SB 541 and AB 211, Texas HB 300, and Canadian provincial healthcare privacy law. For more information on FairWarning®, please visit www.FairWarning.com or email Solutions@FairWarning.com.