Mineral Gap Achieves HITRUST CSF® Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third Party Privacy, Security and Compliance
HITRUST CSF Certification validates Mineral Gap is committed to meeting key regulations and protecting sensitive information.
WISE, Va. (PRWEB) January 16, 2018
Mineral Gap, a leading data colocation provider, today announced its BMS, EPMS, SOC, and NOC Systems have earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST.
HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that Mineral Gap (BMS, EPMS, SOC, and NOC Systems) has met key regulations and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk. This achievement places Mineral Gap 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.
“The HITRUST CSF is the gold-standard that needs to be met, and Mineral Gap is pleased to be able to demonstrate its commitment to meeting complex compliance requirements that include technical and process elements such as HIPAA, NIST, ISO and COBIT by achieving HITRUST CSF Certification,” said DP Facilities, Inc. President Mark Gerard.
“The HITRUST CSF has become the information protection framework for the health care industry, and the CSF Assurance program is bringing a new level of effectiveness and efficiency to third-party assurance,” said Ken Vander Wal, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST. “The HITRUST CSF Certification is now the benchmark that organizations required to safeguard PHI are measured against with regards to information protection.”
About Mineral Gap
Mineral Gap, located on a 22-acre site in the Lonesome Pine Regional Business and Technology Park in Wise, Virginia, offers cutting-edge technologies and backup systems for connectivity, power and cooling, as well as the resiliency, capacity and reliability required to secure valuable data in the event of a man-made or natural disaster. The site is extremely well-positioned to take advantage of ample and reasonably priced electrical power, and an excellent climate. Numerous government agencies have already chosen the facility to house critically important data and services.