HIPAA and Hitech Acts
Endicott agents who have responsibility for supporting our healthcare clients are certified on the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Employees are certified on HIPAA Privacy statutes, methods for completing transactions, and on patient security.
Endicott also certifies as required, employees on The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act. This act imposes notification requirements on covered entities, business associates, vendors of Personal Health Records (PHR) and related entities in the event of certain security breaches relating to Protected Health Information (PHI).
Endicott is PCI compliant and can process credit card transactions for our clients. The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard Inc. (PCI DSS) is a proprietary information security standard for organizations that handle cardholder information for the major debit, credit, prepaid, e-purse, ATM, and POS cards.