St. Dominic’s Wins “Overall Achievement Award”
Best of Privacy Excellence Award Winners
(February 25, 2014, Jackson, Miss.) St. Dominic’s has won the “Overall Achievement Award” and “Best Medium-Small Healthcare Provider, Eastern United States” in the Fairwarning, Inc.’s 2014 Privacy Excellence Awards. Fairwarning, Inc. is the inventor and world’s leading supplier of patient privacy monitoring solutions.
St. Dominic’s was selected from among its peers by an independent panel of privacy experts from around the world, with FairWarning® serving to ensure the integrity of the process.
The Privacy Excellence Awards, the healthcare industry’s top honor for privacy, showcase healthcare leaders from around the world who are committed to delivering better care and creating a culture of privacy and compliance.
“This year’s Privacy Excellence Award winners are building goodwill and trust with their patients every day, by investing in and living a culture of patient privacy,” says Kurt Long, FairWarning® Founder and CEO. “It has been a sincere honor to work with these professionals over the years.”
To win the “Overall Achievement Award,” St. Dominic’s competed with six other regional winners, leading their field in patient privacy. As the Overall Achievement winner, St. Dominic’s serves as an ambassador of “Better Care through Privacy” and is an example for others to follow in improving patient care.
“St. Dominic's is both humbled and honored to have been selected for these prestigious awards,” said Dena Boggan, St. Dominic’s HIPAA Privacy/Security Officer. “Our patients entrust us with their care, and an integral part of that care is trusting us to protect their privacy, a duty we do not take lightly. Protecting our patient's privacy is an important aspect of ensuring the highest level of care to our patients.”
For more information about the awards, visit http://www.PrivacyExcellenceAwards.com.
About FairWarning, Inc.
FairWarning®’s mission is to lead the industry expansion of trust in Electronic Health Records empowering care providers to grow their reputation for protecting confidentiality, scale their digital health initiatives and comply with complex Federal and state privacy laws such as HIPAA. By partnering with FairWarning, care providers are able to direct their focus on delivering the best patient outcomes possible while receiving expert, sustainable and affordable privacy and compliance solutions. Customers consider FairWarning® privacy auditing solutions essential for compliance with healthcare privacy regulations such as ARRA HITECH privacy and meaningful use criteria, HIPAA, UK and EU Data Protection, California SB 541 and AB 211, Texas HB 300, and Canadian provincial healthcare privacy law. For more information on FairWarning® visit http://www.FairWarning.com or email Soultions@FairWarning.com