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RelayHealth Financial Achieves EHNAC HNAP Accreditation for 16th Consecutive Year

Posted: March 2, 2016 2:57 pm (UTC)



RelayHealth Financial has achieved full HNAP accreditation for Electronic Health Networks (EHN) from the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) for the 16th consecutive year.

Network accreditation verifies adherence to health data processing, security, and integrity standards

RelayHealth Financial Achieves EHNAC HNAP Accreditation for 16th Consecutive Year

ALPHARETTA, Ga. — (BUSINESS WIRE) —

Today RelayHealth Financial announced it has again achieved full accreditation with the Healthcare Network Accreditation Program (HNAP) for Electronic Health Networks (EHN) from the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC). This accreditation recognizes excellence in health data processing and transactions, and validates compliance with industry standards and HIPAA regulations. It also marks RelayHealth Financial’s 16th consecutive year of EHNAC HNAP accreditation.

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“EHNAC HNAP accreditation remains the gold standard for verifying trusted data exchange in healthcare,” said Michael Whelan, vice president of operations, RelayHealth Financial. “It ensures the hospitals and health systems we serve that we’re committed to industry best practices for secure transactions. RelayHealth Financial’s history of maintaining EHNAC and other vital accreditations underscores our diligent dedication to security and quality. Our goal with these accreditations is to not only meet, but exceed the standards, and continually raise the bar on behalf of our customers.”

Through the consultative review process, EHNAC evaluated RelayHealth Financial in 119 areas of privacy and confidentiality measures, systems availability and security infrastructure, and business practices and resources. EHNAC also reviewed RelayHealth Financial’s process of managing and transferring protected health information and determined that the company meets or exceeds all EHNAC criteria and industry standards.

“In today’s environment of heightened regulatory concerns, healthcare technology companies must take extra steps to assure their stakeholders and customers that they’re adhering to the latest standards in privacy, security, and confidentiality,” said Lee Barrett, executive director of EHNAC. “We applaud RelayHealth Financial for their long history of demonstrating excellence and responsibility to ensure the security and privacy of health data processing and transactions for their customers.”

Visit RelayHealth Financial at HIMSS16 in the McKesson booth #4002.

For more information on RelayHealth Financial’s revenue cycle management solutions, visit our website, learn from our experts at the RelayHealth blog, or follow us on Twitter at @RelayHealth.

For more information on McKesson Health Solutions, please visit our website, hear from our experts at MHSdialogue, and follow us on Twitter at @McKesson_MHS.

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About RelayHealth Financial

Every day across America, more than 2,400 hospitals and health systems rely on RelayHealth to help them process over 3.3 billion transactions worth $1.8 trillion annually. Our broad array of revenue cycle management solutions use the power of the cloud and big data to help healthcare professionals make better financial decisions for their organizations and patients, right at the point of care. Nobody does more than RelayHealth to bring healthcare connections to life. For more information, visit relayhealthfinancial.com.

About McKesson

McKesson Corporation, currently ranked 11th on the FORTUNE 500, is a healthcare services and information technology company dedicated to making the business of healthcare run better. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting. McKesson helps its customers improve their financial, operational, and clinical performance with solutions that include pharmaceutical and medical-surgical supply management, healthcare information technology, and business and clinical services. For more information, visit us at www.mckesson.com.

About EHNAC

The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) is a voluntary, self-governing standards development organization (SDO) established to develop standard criteria and accredit organizations that electronically exchange healthcare data. These entities include accountable care organizations, electronic health networks, EPCS vendors, eprescribing solution providers, financial services firms, health information exchanges, health information service providers, management service organizations, medical billers, outsourced service providers, payers, practice management system vendors and third-party administrators.

EHNAC was founded in 1993 and is a tax-exempt 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization. Guided by peer evaluation, the EHNAC accreditation process promotes quality service, innovation, cooperation and open competition in healthcare. To learn more, visit www.ehnac.org, contact info@ehnac.org, or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.

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