Shearwater Health Achieves HITRUST Risk-Based, 2-year Certification Demonstrating the Highest Level of Information Protection Assurance

Shearwater Health Achieves HITRUST Risk-Based, 2-year Certification Demonstrating the Highest Level of Information Protection Assurance

HITRUST Risk-Based, 2-year (r2) Certification validates Shearwater Health is committed to strong cybersecurity and protecting sensitive data

NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 14, 2024 Shearwater Health, a global leader in clinical solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced its healthcare delivery centers in Manila and Cebu supporting its Clinical Process OutsourcingĀ® business and its operational process for Teleworking, have earned certified status by HITRUST for information security.

HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year (r2) Certification demonstrates that the organization's Clinical Process Outsourcing infrastructure has met demanding regulatory compliance and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk. This achievement places Shearwater 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 Assurance Program helps organizations address security and data protection challenges through a comprehensive and flexible framework of prescriptive and scalable security controls.

"Shearwater Health earned its first certified status by HITRUST for information security in 2017 and has successfully maintained this achievement every year since." Tom Kendrot

"Shearwater Health earned its first certified status by HITRUST for information security in 2017 and has successfully maintained this achievement every year since," said Tom Kendrot, chief executive officer for Shearwater Health. "This globally recognized certification serves as a testament to our unwavering commitment to maintaining the highest levels of security, compliance, and integrity and reinforces our position as a trusted partner in data security and privacy."

"The HITRUST Assurance Program is rigorous and reliable because of the comprehensiveness of control requirements, depth of review, and consistency of oversight," said Bimal Sheth, Executive Vice President, Standards Development & Assurance Operations at HITRUST. "HITRUST r2 Certification demonstrates Shearwater Health is taking the most proactive approach to cybersecurity, data protection, and risk management."

About Shearwater Health

Shearwater Health provides teams of remote and onsite clinicians that expand the size and impact of clinical teams so that clients can focus on internal teams practicing at the peak of their license. From bedside to back-office, there are over 5,000 Shearwater clinicians solving medical and administrative problems every hour of every day all over the world. Shearwater combines clinical expertise with Six Sigma process excellence and RPA technology to improve healthcare outcomes. For more information, please visit https://shearwaterhealth.com/ or on LinkedIn.