ScribeEMR Receives SOC type 2 Certification in Recognition of Security System Integrity
WOBURN, MA. January 5, 2023 –ScribeEMR, a leading provider of real-time medical scribe and practice management services, has been certified SOC type 2 compliant. SOC type 2 compliance signifies that ScribeEMR implements proper security systems to ensure security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy of customer data.
“More healthcare organizations are realizing the cost and efficiency benefits of outsourcing virtual medical scribes to document patient visits, medical coders to maximize reimbursements, and virtual assistants to handle additional administrative tasks,” says ScribeEMR Senior Vice President Terry Ciesla. “Any company that works with a patients’ electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI) has stringent protocols for ensuring HIPAA compliance.”
SOC 2 certification, performed by a licensed certified public accountant, focuses on five trust services principles: security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy. In addition to SOC type 2 compliance, ScribeEMR has ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification, which recognizes the company’s investment in the people, processes, and technology to protect data.
ScribeEMR is also HIPPA certified, with a comprehensive HIPAA compliance training program for all employees that clearly identifies and regularly monitors HIPAA protocols. The company’s cyber liability insurance provides protection from Internet-based risks and other risks relating to information technology infrastructure and activities.
ScribeEMR, named a Top 2022 Virtual Scribe Company by KLAS Research, provides real-time, HIPAA-compliant EMR charting, medical coding, and ancillary support that improves practice efficiency, maximizes revenue, and reduces physician burnout. Extensively trained remote medical scribes, in the U.S. and overseas, work with more than 80 EMR platforms. They log in to document patient visits in real time and deliver exceptional chart quality with quick turnaround. Dedicated, certified medical coders assign the right codes to each diagnosis and treatment to reduce errors and optimize medical billing and reimbursement. Additional services include referral coordination, insurance eligibility verification, preauthorization management, and virtual assistants who provide administrative, clerical, and customer support. For more information visit www.scribeemr.com. Follow us on: LinkedIn │ Twitter │ YouTube.