ForeSight Medical completes SOC 2 data security exam; Plans to undergo rigorous HITRUST audit later this year

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ForeSight Medical, a national leader in controlling costs of surgical implants in the workers’ compensation arena, has demonstrated its commitment to data security and privacy by completing a rigorous outside audit of its Service Organization Controls 2 (SOC 2) standards.

The demanding third-party examination that led to the data security achievement was administered by the professional IT assurance and compliance staff at 360 Advanced, a respected national Qualified Security Assessor, HITRUST CSF Assessor and Certified Public Accountant firm based in Tampa, FL.

“Achieving SOC 2 compliance is clear evidence of our commitment to exceeding our clients’ expectations as we continue to work to attain the information-security gold standard,” said Bill Elliott, Chief Operating and Information Officer at ForeSight Medical. “As we have earned recognition for compliance in HIPAA, Hi-Tech, ISO 27001, and now SOC 2, there is no doubt that ForeSight’s dedication to the integrity and confidentiality of our systems is deeply ingrained in our company culture.”

ForeSight has engaged 360 Advanced to administer the rigorous SOC 2 Type 2 and HITRUST assessment later this year, further demonstrating its focus on IT assurance and compliance and providing ForeSight with a clear competitive advantage.

ABOUT FORESIGHT MEDICAL

Founded by a team of healthcare executives with decades of experience in purchasing, billing, and supply chain management in the surgical implant sector, ForeSight develops analytic and defensible solutions to control the rapidly growing costs of surgical implants in workers’ compensation. Based in Tampa, FL., ForeSight serves clients nationally and can be reached at 855-481-1205 or via www.foresightmedical.com.

ABOUT 360 ADVANCED

360 Advanced is one of only a few specialized firms in the U.S. that assist service providers as their independent IT assurance and compliance assessor in maintaining and communicating security and compliance to their clients.

360 Advanced’s services are provided, but not limited to, the following industries: Title Services, Hosted and Managed IT, Data Center and Colocation, Software as a Service (SaaS), Healthcare, Financial Services, Insurance, HR | Payroll | PEO, Legal and Collections, Bulk Mail Printing and Distribution, Background Screening, Business Process Outsourcing and Marketing.

Services provided by 360 Advanced include HITRUST CSF, SOC 1 (SSAE 16), SOC 2, SOC 3, PCI DSS, HIPAA Security/HITECH, Microsoft Vendor Policy and other security and compliance services.

Contact: Eric Ratcliffe eratcliffe@360advanced.com 866.418.1708 ext.710

Source: 360 Advanced