Eyefinity Achieves EHNAC Healthcare Network Accreditation
HNAP Accreditation Ensures Adherence to Health Data Processing Standards and Compliance with Security Infrastructure and Integrity Requirements
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. – May 17, 2015 – Eyefinity, the industry’s leading provider of optometric practice management and EHR solutions, announced today it has achieved full accreditation for the Healthcare Network Accreditation Program (HNAP) from the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC). EHNAC’s Health Network accreditation recognizes excellence in health data processing and transactions, and ensures compliance with industry-established standards and HIPAA regulations.
Through the consultative review process, EHNAC evaluated Eyefinity in areas of privacy measures, systems availability and security infrastructure. In addition, EHNAC reviewed the organization’s process of managing and transferring protected health information and determined that the organization meets or exceeds all EHNAC criteria and industry standards. To complete the rigorous accreditation process the applicant must demonstrate to its constituents, adherence to strict standards and participation in the comprehensive, objective evaluation of its business.
“At a time of heightened regulatory concerns, it is responsible healthcare organizations such as Eyefinity that we applaud for taking extra steps to ensure trust with all their stakeholders and customers that they’re adhering to the latest standards in privacy, security and confidentiality,” said Lee Barrett, executive director of EHNAC. “In order to earn EHNAC HNAP accreditation, organizations are required to demonstrate excellence and a commitment to ensuring the security and privacy of health data processing and transactions for their customers.”
“Eyefinity places great importance on security and compliance,” said Charlie Biegel, COO at Eyefinity. “We are proud to offer providers who do business with us the assurance that their interactions with Eyefinity are secure and safe.”
Eyefinity is the industry leader, offering total solutions to integrate technology products and services to streamline everyday processes to help eye care professionals succeed. It is the #1 practice management software company and the #1 EHR for federal stimulus payments. Eyefinity is the #1 optical software company in the U.S., a leader of innovative e-commerce, practice management solutions and SaaS.
The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) is a voluntary, self-governing standards development organization (SDO) established to develop standard criteria and accredit organizations that electronically exchange healthcare data. These entities include accountable care organizations, electronic health networks, EPCS vendors, eprescribing solution providers, financial services firms, health information exchanges, health information service providers, management service organizations, medical billers, outsourced service providers, payers, practice management system vendors and third-party administrators.
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