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U.S. Cellular Customers Can Now Take Advantage of Secure Text Messaging from TigerText

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Customers of U.S. Cellular – the fifth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States – can now take advantage of secure text messaging from TigerText in order to protect confidential conversations and data.

According to a press release issued earlier today by the Santa Monica based secure messaging provider, individual and corporate customers of U.S. Cellular will be able to take advantage of TigerText´s secure text messaging technology to protect private and restricted conversations with the security and level of confidentiality required by legal regulatory standards such as HIPAA, SOX and FINRA.

TigerText is a leading provider of secure, real-time messaging solutions in many regulated industries. Committed to keeping mobile communications secure, private and impermanent, TigerText has been rated by KLAS as the most widely-adopted solution in the healthcare industry, with four of the top five largest for-profit healthcare systems in the country relying on the company´s secure messaging solutions to keep communications safe, improve workflows and comply with industry privacy regulations.

TigerText is the only secure messaging provider that offers a $1 million guarantee to its customers against data breaches, demonstrating its high level of protection and assurance that every message sent on its platform is safe and secure. U.S. Cellular customers will be able to access TigerText’s secure network directly from their Smartphones, with the charges for using the service conveniently added onto their monthly U.S. Cellular bill so that customers can view and pay their bill all in one place.

Customers Can Safeguard Their Secure Conversations and Communications

Speaking about the association between U.S. Cellular and TigerText, Scott Scheuber – Director of Product Management at U.S. Cellular – said: “With heightened concerns around privacy and related regulations, it’s critical that our customers can rely on U.S. Cellular to offer a text messaging option for businesses and governments to safeguard their secure conversations and communications.”

Brad Brooks – TigerText´s co-founder and President commented: “We’re excited to be working with U.S. Cellular to bring secure messaging solutions to a growing number of businesses and individuals who need them to communicate and do their jobs more efficiently. As companies and individuals face the growing challenge of streamlining communication while keeping their information secure, we’ve seen an increased demand for TigerText’s messaging solutions.”

Author: HIPAA Journal

HIPAA Journal provides the most comprehensive coverage of HIPAA news anywhere online, in addition to independent advice about HIPAA compliance and the best practices to adopt to avoid data breaches, HIPAA violations and regulatory fines.

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