HITRUST Services

Are You Assessment-Ready?

The Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) Common Security Framework (CSF) has been the gold standard for healthcare information security compliance since 2007. HITRUST uses an established framework around which a comprehensive security program may be developed and compliance with show HIPAA and numerous other frameworks may be demonstrated., Latitude is an experienced and Licensed HITRUST Readiness Assessor, meaning we provide assessment scoping, remediation, and support for organizations to successfully prepare for HITRUST CSF certification.

Prepare With Our Team

Latitude takes the guesswork out of HITRUST assessment readiness and helps you streamline the process for certification. From the initial MyCSF setup to selecting the right scoping factors and providing specific remediation actions, our attentive and dedicated team delivers tailored guidance for HITRUST preparedness. Whether you’re seeking entry-level assurance or require the highest level of certification, Latitude is your trusted partner in HITRUST readiness.

Is Latitude an External HITRUST Assessor?

Latitude is a Licensed HITRUST Readiness Assessor. This allows us to work side by side with your team and provide comprehensive, in-depth assistance for your HITRUST assessment.

Is Every HITRUST Assessment Different?

There are three HITRUST assessments. HITRUST Essentials (e1) is the most basic. HITRUST Implement (i1) provides moderate assurance, and the HITRUST Risk-Based, 2-year (r2) is the most comprehensive. Each assessment is different based on your scoping factors.

What Is Scoping for HITRUST Assessments?

Scoping is the process of determining which factors to include in your HITRUST assessment. These factors include systems that store, transmit, or process data, records accessible to outside organizations, and the number of records stored, processed, or maintained by your organization, among others.

What Are the Benefits of a HITRUST Readiness Assessment?

A HITRUST Readiness Assessment helps organizations efficiently prepare for HITRUST certification. The assessment helps clarify what companies need in order to gain compliance. Readiness Assessments can ultimately streamline the HITRUST certification process and save countless hours of your resources’ time.

How Long Is a HITRUST CSF Certification Good for?

It depends on the level of certification. HITRUST e1 and i1 certifications each renew on an annual basis. HITRUST r2 assessments are good for two years, with an interim evaluation taking place at the one-year mark.

How Long Does It Take To Get HITRUST Certified?

Certification times vary based on scoping factors, assessment level, and implemented cybersecurity practices. As such, HITRUST certification can take anywhere from a few months to over a year. As a Readiness Assessor, Latitude helps streamline the process.

What’s the Difference Between HITRUST CSF and ISO 27001?

While HITRUST and ISO 27001 are frameworks, HITRUST was initially designed exclusively for the healthcare industry, whereas ISO is an international framework that is not focused on healthcare. In addition, HITRUST is an assessment, whereas ISO is an audit.

Our Process

Latitude empowers organizations to efficiently and accurately prepare for HITRUST CSF certification with our established assessment process. We walk you through each step so you’re never left wondering where you are on the readiness path.

Assessment Scoping

Assessment Scoping

Determining the proper scoping factors for an accurate assessment.

Readiness Assessment

Readiness Assessment

Identifying noncompliance items and creating corrective action plans.

Remediation Support

Remediation Support

Implementing HITRUST controls and mitigating vulnerabilities.

Assessment Support

Assessment Support

Support during the Validated Assessment to achieve the best results.

Start the HITRUST Assessment Process With Latitude
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