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Cloudticity Supports Multi-Cloud HITRUST Inheritance: Equal Services for AWS and Azure

HITRUST certification is often viewed as table stakes for doing business in healthcare. Meeting HITRUST’s rigorous requirements demonstrates proficiency in managing data privacy and security — and the ability to prove compliance with important ... Read more
| Author Kate Wang, tagged in HITRUST, cloud managed services, msp, azure, managed services, managed security, shared responsibility

Epic EHR on the Cloud – Top 3 Benefits for Healthcare Providers

Epic is the top provider of electronic health record (EHR) systems in the U.S., currently claiming “31 percent of the hospital EHR market and 42 percent of hospital beds,” according to KLAS research. The company’s popular EHR software is modular by ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in Epic EHR

MSP or Internal IT? 7 Benefits of Managed Cloud Services for Healthcare

Building a healthcare app in the cloud? You’re in good company. A growing number of organizations are opting to use public cloud services to speed innovation, avoid capital expenditures, increase scalability, and tap into the latest cloud-based ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in cloud managed services

Three Common HIPAA Risks Lurking in Your Azure Environment

Microsoft Azure is a popular public cloud provider for healthcare organizations, where maintaining HIPAA compliance is always a paramount concern.  ... Read more
| Author Mikael Grondahl, tagged in azure, hipaa

Growing Our Team for Customer Success: Cloudticity Welcomes Amber Glauser, RN

Cloudticity would like to introduce and welcome to Amber Glauser, RN — our new customer success director!  ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in

Four Key Reasons For Modernizing Your Health Information Exchange Infrastructure

We all know how much progress has been made on the Electronic Health Record (EHR) front. But digitization of data was only the first step. Ensuring the data are accessible, manageable, and exchangeable is also key. ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in Compliance, HITRUST certification, HITRUST CSF

Why Choose Cloud-Native Services for Data Interoperability? Here Are 5 Benefits

In the past few decades, the volume of data generated in the healthcare industry has grown tremendously. New laws, such as the HITECH Act, have accelerated the digitization of healthcare records. Meanwhile, a proliferation of healthcare devices, ... Read more
| Author Kate Wang, tagged in HITRUST

HL7 V2 vs. FHIR: Key Differences in Healthcare Data Exchange Standards

Enabling the seamless exchange of healthcare data among applications and systems is vital for realizing the full benefits of electronic health information. But for decades, data remained trapped within proprietary systems. To share information, ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in fhir

How The Cloud Is Improving Healthcare Data Interoperability

Healthcare providers generate a tremendous amount of data. Hospitals and doctors’ offices use computer systems for managing patient information such as records, tracking, and billing. All of these systems need to communicate with each other when ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in healthcare data interoperability, cloud-native healthcare technology, healthcare data management

4 Reasons Healthcare Vendors Need HITRUST Certification

For companies that want to sell into healthcare, HITRUST certification is becoming increasingly critical for success. With 81% of providers and 83% of payers adopting the framework, and many of them requiring their vendors to follow suit, it’s ... Read more
| Author Kate Wang, tagged in HITRUST