Ohio State University Medical Center Selects FairWarning® Privacy Breach Detection Solution to Protect Patients’ Privacy

The Ohio State University Medical Center, of Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and most diverse academic medical centers in the United States. In keeping with their mission to improve people’s lives through innovation in research, education and patient care, they have selected FairWarning to bring industry-leading privacy monitoring to protect their patient base.

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – September 23rd, 2010 – FairWarning, Inc., a leading global supplier of solutions which monitor and protect patient privacy in Electronic Health Records, today announced that Ohio State University Medical Center has selected FairWarning® 2.9.2 to enhance their patients’ privacy.

The Ohio State University Medical Center, of Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and most diverse academic medical centers in the United States. In keeping with their mission to improve people’s lives through innovation in research, education and patient care, they have selected FairWarning® to bring industry-leading privacy monitoring to protect their patient base. OSU Medical Center selected FairWarning® to provide best-in-class:

  • Automated auditing and monitoring of healthcare applications
  • Compliance with key components of ARRA HITECH and HIPAA privacy regulations
  • Advanced analytics for the detection of potential privacy breaches

“OSU Medical Center is committed to our patients’ privacy and look forward to working with FairWarning to meet our security needs and those of our patients,” says Information Security Officer, Tremayne Smith.

The FairWarning® 2.9.2 solution provides patient privacy auditing for compliance with privacy regulations including ARRA HITECH, HIPAA, and others. FairWarning® 2.9.2 enables healthcare organizations to monitor patient privacy across all of their applications, and automates the monitoring and detection of the most common identity theft, medical identity theft, and snooping patterns, including over 100 behavior- based scenarios.

“FairWarning® is pleased to be providing the patient privacy solution for the Medical Center,” says Kurt Long, Founder and CEO. “By implementing FairWarning®, OSU Medical Center joins other leaders in the healthcare industry in setting a high standard for patient privacy.”

To learn more about FairWarning®, please contact Solutions@FairWarningAudit.com.

 

About FairWarning, Inc.

FairWarning® is a 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 turn-key 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, and Canadian provincial healthcare privacy law. For more information on FairWarning® visit www.FairWarningAudit.com, email Solutions@FairWarningAudit.com or call 727 576 6700.

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