Security and HIPAA
Security at Cortex
Follow-up calls by US-based RNs, real-time hospital alerts for current and past patients, electronic employee surveys for post-acute team retention, and smart analytics.
Patient Health Information, Secured
Cortex maintains the latest standards of security for customer and patient protected health information (PHI). We have implemented a comprehensive suite of safeguards and systems to protect the data we are entrusted with. Some of the measures we have in place include:
- AES-256 Encryption
- Regular Risk Assesments and Threat Remediation
- Regular Penetration Tests
- Extensive Employee Security Training
- Web Application Firewalls and Filtering
- Vulnerability Management
- Endpoint Security
Frequently Asked Questions
Are you HIPAA compliant?
HIPAA compliance is an ongoing process and Cortex makes continual effort to ensure that our policy and procedure safeguards remain effective. We also regularly traing staff so they do not forget their responsibilities related to PHI and HIPAA. We conduct regular risk analyses, identify new risks to the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of PHI in our systems, and manage risks to acceptable levels.
What languages do you support?
English, Spanish, and Russian.
How do you handle HIPAA-compliance?
We integrate with all major and most smaller EHR systems, negating the need for you or your staff to send us patient data via insecure means. Cortex utilizes the latest in security safeguards and follows all security processes to encrypt your data at rest and in transit.