April 14, 2020 (New York, NY) – MultiPlan, a leading healthcare cost management company, today announced its data transmission and service portal applications have earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST.
HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that the organization has met key regulations and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk relating to these systems and infrastructure. This achievement places MultiPlan 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 CSF helps organizations address these challenges through a comprehensive and flexible framework of prescriptive and scalable security controls.
“MultiPlan has long prioritized securing clients’ data and PHI. Having the infrastructure and procedures to keep data safe is always important but never more so than today when so many are working from home. We’re committed to keeping up with the latest technology innovations and industry best practices and making investments where necessary,” said Michael Kim, MultiPlan’s CIO. “We’re proud of this certification, which is the highest benchmark organizations trusted to keep PHI confidential can reach. It validates our commitment to information security and gives clients added confidence that we have controls in place to protect their sensitive data.”
“HITRUST is helping organizations ensure that the highest standards of information protection requirements are met when sensitive data is accessed or stored,” stated Jeremy Huval, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST. “MultiPlan can be recognized as an organization that can be counted on for keeping information safe.”
MultiPlan is committed to helping healthcare payers manage the cost of care, improve their competitiveness and inspire positive change. Leveraging sophisticated technology, data analytics, and a team rich with industry experience, the company interprets clients’ needs and customizes innovative solutions that combine its payment integrity, network-based and analytics-based services. MultiPlan is a trusted partner to over 700 healthcare payers in the commercial health, dental, government and property and casualty markets, and saves these companies more than $18 billion annually. MultiPlan is owned by Hellman & Friedman and other investors. For more information, visit multiplan.com.