HNAP accreditation ensures adherence to health data processing standards and compliance with security infrastructure and integrity requirements
Retrace, a leader in dental artificial intelligence and the first native-built AI healthcare clearinghouse providing digital infrastructure for US health care, announced today it has achieved full accreditation with the Healthcare Network Accreditation Program (HNAP) for Electronic Health Networks (EHN) from the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission. HNAP EHN accreditation recognizes excellence in health data processing and transactions and is intended for organizations whose electronic health networks perform claims clearinghouse or EDI gateway functions to ensure compliance with industry-established standards and HIPAA regulations.
Through EHNAC's comprehensive third-party review, Retrace was evaluated in areas of privacy measures, systems availability and security infrastructure. In addition, EHNAC reviewed the organization's process of managing and transferring protected health information and determined that the organization meets or exceeds all EHNAC criteria and industry standards. Through completion of the rigorous accreditation process, the organization demonstrates to its constituents, adherence to strict standards and participation in the comprehensive, objective evaluation of its business.
"Retrace holds itself to the highest standards and we are committed to protecting our doctors and their patients' personal health information, " said Dr. Ali Sadat, Founder and CEO of Retrace. "We are proud to be the first dental AI company to achieve this 'seal of approval' and firmly believe this accreditation demonstrates our commitment to data protection, privacy and security on behalf of our insurance and provider partners."
"This is an important achievement for a company – it conveys Retrace has taken the necessary steps to ensure its stakeholders and customers that it is adhering to the latest standards in privacy, security and compliance. Regulatory concerns continue to be front and center on the minds of leadership in today's healthcare ecosystem," said Lee Barrett, executive director and CEO of EHNAC. "Attaining a Healthcare Network Accreditation provides a 'seal of approval' for Retrace, which has demonstrated a full commitment to ensuring the security and privacy of health data processing and transactions for their customers."