Advanced Medical Reviews Achieves HITRUST CSF Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third Party Privacy, Security and Compliance

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Leading the Way in Independent Medical Reviews and Utilization Management

With all players in the healthcare industry under great pressure to meet complex compliance requirements, AMR is pleased to be able to demonstrate its commitment by achieving HITRUST CSF Certification.


Advanced Medical Reviews (AMR), a leading provider of independent medical case review and health utilization management review, today announced the AMR application has earned Certified status for information security by the Health Information Trust (HITRUST) Alliance. With the HITRUST CSF Certified Status, the AMR application meets key healthcare regulations and requirements for protecting and securing sensitive private healthcare information.

HITRUST CSF Certified status indicates that the organization’s AMR application has met industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk, and places Advanced Medical Reviews in an elite group of organizations worldwide that have earned this certification. By including federal and state regulations, standards and frameworks, and incorporating a risk-based approach, the HITRUST CSF helps organizations address these challenges through a comprehensive and flexible framework of prescriptive and scalable security controls.

“With all players in the healthcare industry under great pressure to meet complex compliance requirements such as HIPAA, NIST, ISO and COBIT, the HITRUST CSF is now the gold-standard that needs to be met,” said Megan Kaufman, General Manager at AMR. “AMR is pleased to be able to demonstrate its commitment by achieving HITRUST CSF Certification.”

“HITRUST has been working with the industry to ensure the appropriate information protection requirements are met when sensitive health information is accessed or stored in a cloud environment,” said Ken Vander Wal, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST. “We are pleased that AMR has taken the steps necessary to achieve HITRUST CSF Certified status, and we expect their customers to have confidence in this designation.”

About Advanced Medical Reviews
AMR delivers physician-led peer reviews to a diverse group of healthcare and legal organizations, including commercial plans, Medicare, and Medicaid. Our commitment is to provide clients with fully integrated, compliant, and cost-effective services emphasizing continuous quality improvement, innovation, and client satisfaction. At AMR, we believe every patient should receive quality healthcare.

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Brad Bennett

Brad Bennett

Brad grew up in a small town in northern Iowa. He studied chemistry in college, graduated, and married his wife one month later. They were then blessed with two baby boys within the first four years of marriage. Having babies gave their family a desire to return to the old paths – to nourish their family with traditional, homegrown foods; rid their home of toxic chemicals and petroleum products; and give their boys a chance to know a simple, sustainable way of life. They are currently building a homestead from scratch on two little acres in central Texas. There’s a lot to be done to become somewhat self-sufficient, but they are debt-free and get to spend their days living this simple, good life together with their five young children.
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