Cerner customers representing over 300 hospitals have now committed to FairWarning for their enterprise privacy breach detection solution.
CLEARWATER, FL – March 15, 2012 – FairWarning, Inc., the inventor and world’s leading supplier of privacy breach detection solutions for Electronic Health Records (EHRs), today announced that CoxHealth has selected FairWarning® to conduct proactive privacy auditing for Cerner Millennium as well as other healthcare applications across their enterprise.
CoxHealth joins a growing list of Cerner based healthcare customers in Missouri and across the United States 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. In Missouri alone, customers representing over 50 hospitals and 100 clinics are now committed to FairWarning® solutions.
Founded in 1906, CoxHealth is based in Springfield, the third largest city in Missouri, and serves over 1 million people. Over the years, CoxHealth has grown from a humble frame house to an industry leading care organization comprised of three hospitals and 58 clinics. In January 2012, CoxHealth was named by US News and World Report as a ‘best regional hospital’ and has been named seven times as a top 100 Integrated Health Network by SDI.
CoxHealth’s selection of FairWarning® for privacy breach detection is a continuation of their vision to protect patient privacy and ensure patient trust. CoxHealth 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 which included a proof of concept, FairWarning® demonstrated they are the leader in privacy breach detection solutions. CoxHealth has had first-hand experience with alternative solutions, but based on our extensive due diligence we are excited to begin deploying FairWarning® so that we can further secure our Electronic Health Records and better serve the patients that count on CoxHealth,” said Dawn Frank, Security and Audit Manager at CoxHealth.
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.