LuxSci Demonstrates Commitment to Privacy and Security by Achieving HITRUST Certification
Oct23

LuxSci Demonstrates Commitment to Privacy and Security by Achieving HITRUST Certification

LuxSci, the Massachusetts-based provider of HIPAA-compliant email communications services, has announced it has achieved HITRUST CSF Certification. The HITRUST Common Security Framework (CSF) is a comprehensive, certifiable framework for organizations that create, access, store, or transmit sensitive and regulated data.  The HITRUST CSF consists of a prescriptive set of scalable controls that confirm to multiple regulations and standards, including those of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule and the ISO/IEC 27000-series. Through the incorporation of federal and state regulations, standards, and frameworks, and using a risk-based approach, the HITRUST CSF helps organizations address compliance challenges and implement safeguards to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of sensitive data. HITRUST CSF Certification is the gold standard for security and the most widely adopted cybersecurity framework in the healthcare industry. LuxSci adopted the HITRUST CSF and applied its principles and controls to its entire fleet of...

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LuxSci Offers HIPAA-Compliant Email Free of Charge to Laboratories
Apr23

LuxSci Offers HIPAA-Compliant Email Free of Charge to Laboratories

LuxSci, a Massachusetts-based provider of HIPAA-compliant email communication services, has announced that its HIPAA-compliant transactional email service has been made available free of charge to organizations delivering COVID-19-related health or safety information. The COVID-19 pandemic has placed healthcare organizations under a great deal of strain. During these difficult times it is essential for critical information to be communicated quickly and efficiently. Laboratories conducting diagnostic COVID-19 tests need to communicate test results as quickly as possible to ensure infected patients can be isolated and provided with appropriate medical care. A HIPAA-compliant email service can help laboratories meet the demands the pandemic has placed on them and speed up time-sensitive communications. “Email communication sounds mundane, but right now it can literally save lives and help us bootstrap our way back to normal more safely.  As the country starts to open up and we struggle to socially distance, knowing your results days or hours sooner may be the difference between...

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