Ideon Press Releases
January 18, 2023
Ideon Achieves HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third-Party Privacy, Security, and Compliance
HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year Certification validates Ideon is committed to meeting key regulations and protecting sensitive information
NEW YORK, January 18, 2023 – Ideon, the API platform powering digital experiences in health insurance and benefits, today announced its Enrollment & Member Management API has earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST.
HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year (r2) Certified status demonstrates that the organization’s Enrollment & Member Management API has met key regulations and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk. This achievement places Ideon 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 Assurance Program helps organizations address security and data protection challenges through a comprehensive and flexible framework of prescriptive and scalable security controls.
“Every day, sensitive, personally identifiable employee benefits data flows through our platform and across the benefits industry ecosystem, making the security and protection of this data of the utmost importance,” said Michael W. Levin, co-founder and CEO of Ideon. “By achieving HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year Certification, Ideon is demonstrating to its customers and partners that it’s committed to meeting the highest standards of data protection and information security.”
“The HITRUST Assurance Program is the most rigorous available, consisting of a multitude of quality assurance checks, both automated and manual,” said Bimal Sheth, Executive Vice President, Standards Development & Assurance Operations, HITRUST. “The fact that Ideon has achieved HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year Certification attests to the high quality of their information risk management and compliance program.”
Ideon is the way health insurance carriers and employee benefits providers connect with technology partners to deliver seamless consumer experiences at every stage of the member journey. Ideon is not the websites or apps one uses to choose a plan or find a doctor. It is the infrastructure, the ‘pipes,’ that simplify the complex exchange of quoting, enrollment, and eligibility data between carriers and the technology partners so that they can, in turn, deliver health and employee benefits to hundreds of millions of Americans everyday. Ideon’s APIs transmit billions of data points between InsurTechs and insurance carriers, powering an amazing benefits experience for all. Faster. Better. Awesomely. To learn more, please visit: www.ideonapi.com.