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NetDirector exceeds industry standard security requirements with SOC 2 and HIPAA / HITECH audit completion

TAMPA, Florida, December 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – NetDirector, a cloud-based data exchange and integration platform, has once again embarked on the intense process of renewing our SOC 2 ® and HIPAA compliance reviews with assistance from the international security audit firm A-LIGN. NetDirector has recently received full certifications in compliance with HIPAA, HITECH and SOC 2 Type II standards, leading security standards in healthcare and mortgage banking.

SOC 2, or System and Organization Controls 2, is an AICPA-compliant exam designed for technology service companies to demonstrate controls over data security and processing integrity. SOC 2 reports are intended to meet the needs of a wide range of users (especially those in the legal, healthcare, and other tightly regulated industries) who need to understand an organization’s internal controls. of services regarding security, availability, process integrity, confidentiality and privacy. The Type II report is a report on management’s description of a service organization’s system and on the adequacy of the design and operational effectiveness of the controls.

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, or HIPAA, defines the policies and procedures, as well as the processes, that are required of businesses that store, process, or manage electronic health information considered to be “protected” (ePHI). HIPAA compliance is critical for both technology service providers and integrators like NetDirector, as well as vendors, electronic health record systems, billing platforms, and any other entity that may have access to health data. even in passing.

The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act was created to promote and expand the adoption of health information technology, especially the use of health records electronic systems (EHRs) by health care providers. The HITECH law also removed loopholes in HIPAA by tightening up the language. This ensured that the business partners of HIPAA covered entities complied with HIPAA rules and that notifications were sent to affected individuals when health information was compromised.

SOC 2 audit and HIPAA audit were performed by Tampaglobal provider of professional cybersecurity and compliance services ALIGN. A-LIGN specializes in helping companies in various industries navigate the complexities of compliance audits and security assessments, and SOC 2 and HIPAA reports of A-LIGN findings can be updated. available to potential or current customers.

“I am always very proud that our team maintains processes and attention to detail required for these audits by third parties ”, declared Harry beisswenger, CEO of NetDirector. “The industries where we facilitate data integration – mortgage banking and healthcare – are two of the most regulated environments in terms of data security. Our customers can be sure that at all times we are handling their data securely and never taking shortcuts. “

Company biography:
NetDirector provides a secure cloud exchange of data and documents solution for the healthcare and mortgage banking industries to provide seamless data integration between parties. NetDirector fills the gaps created by disparate systems and technologies by enabling businesses from any location to share data and documents securely through a single Internet connection with any other member of the ecosystem. Our approach enables business partners to collaborate and exchange data transparently, two-way and in real time. NetDirector currently processes over 8 million transactions per month.

About A-LIGN
A-LIGN is a technology-based security and compliance partner trusted by over 2,500 organizations worldwide to help mitigate cybersecurity risks. A-LIGN offers a unique, one-vendor approach as a SOC 1 and SOC 2 accredited assessor, ISO 27001, ISO 27701 and ISO 22301 accredited certification body, HISTRUST CSF assessment company, FedRAMP 3PAO accredited, CMMC C3PAO candidate and qualified security assessment company. Working with businesses from small to global, A-LIGN experts and its proprietary compliance management platform, A-SCEND, transform the compliance experience.

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