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Censinet announcements about breakthroughs in healthcare risk management technology and advancements in the industry ecosystem.

Censinet Selected by the American Hospital Association as the Preferred Cybersecurity Provider for Cyber Firm Risk Management and Information Governance

March 2, 2022 – Censinet, a leading provider of risk management solutions for healthcare, today announced its selection by the American Hospital Association (AHA) as an AHA Preferred Cybersecurity Provider for two critical risk management categories in healthcare: Cyber Firm Risk Management and Information Governance; and Cyber Risk Assessments, Privacy, and HIPAA Compliance. Following a strict evaluation and due diligence process, the AHA selected Censinet RiskOps as an excellent solution for both service categories to help hospitals and health systems as they develop and implement their...

Censinet and KLAS Announce More Than 200 Digital Healthcare Products Achieve Cybersecurity Transparent Status

March 2, 2022 – KLAS, a healthcare research and insights firm, and Censinet, the leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions, today announced that more than 200 healthcare products have achieved the Cybersecurity Transparent status through a voluntary risk assessment process and program managed by Censinet and reported by KLAS Research. With the launch of the Cybersecurity Transparent designation as part of the recently released Best in KLAS 2022 Awards: Software and Services report, more healthcare leaders have access to and insights into the overall preparedness of their vendors and...

Censinet Extends Healthcare Vendor Cybersecurity Program

January 24, 2022 – Censinet, the leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions today announced the expansion of its successful “Healthcare Cybersecurity Vendor CISO Hour.” The program brings together third-party vendors, suppliers, and consultants to address the unique challenges of meeting the increasingly stringent requirements from provider organizations both pre-deployment and in the ongoing assessment process. These industry providers also have to manage their own third parties and cascading nth-party risk and their business...

Censinet Announces Major Extension of Censinet RiskOps™ to Help Protect the Healthcare Supply Chain from Disruption Risk

November 17, 2021 – Censinet, the leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions today announced Censinet RiskOps for Supply Chain. This new capability builds upon the Company’s extensive experience engaging vendors and automating manual parts of cybersecurity risk assessments to produce fast, high-quality results. Censinet RiskOps for Supply Chain expands assessment coverage to all non-technical supply chain vendors, products, and services. This new intelligence leverages the platform’s recommendation engine to assess unique risks rapidly, engage the vendors, and develop corrective...

Censinet Announces Record Third Quarter and Year-to-Date Momentum in the Business

November 2, 2021 – Censinet, a leading provider of risk management solutions for healthcare, announced a record-setting third quarter and year-to-date results. Driven by continued risks to patient safety, data, and care operations – as well as a dramatic increase in industry reliance on third-party products and services – Censinet experienced a record number of new customers, increased license and module expansion with existing customers, and continued network adoption by healthcare...

Censinet Announces Exclusive Cybersecurity Risk Management Program for CHIME and AEHIS Member Organizations

October 27, 2021 – Censinet, a leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions and a CHIME Foundation Firm Member, today announced Censinet 30-in-30, an exclusive cybersecurity risk management offering for member organizations of CHIME (College of Healthcare Information Management Executives) and AEHIS (Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security). Participants in the Censinet 30-in-30 program receive open access to the Censinet RiskOps platform and cooperative services to complete up to 30 cybersecurity risk assessments in 30 days at no...

Censinet Hosting Cybersecurity Session at CHIME21 Fall Forum

October 26, 2021 – Censinet, the leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions, today announced that it would be hosting a CHIME panel with IT leaders on trends in enterprise risk management. The panel will explore recent changes in risk management over the last 12 months, the impact of cybersecurity and operational risks on health systems, and organizational strategies that drive innovation, consolidation, and digital transformation. This panel builds upon Censinet’s Cybersecurity Transparent initiative with KLAS Research. It addresses the power of a collaborative ecosystem in taking...

Censinet Advances Cybersecurity Program for Digital Health Innovators with Enhanced Support for Education, Advisory Services, Analytics, and Marketing

October 18, 2021 – Censinet, the leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions, today announced the expansion of its Cybersecurity Program for Digital Health Innovators. This program now include formal recognition of “Cybersecurity Transparent” pioneers in partnership with KLAS Research, as well as new risk management and cybersecurity advisory services, program maturity analytics, enhancements to cybersecurity best practices, expanded educational content, and branding/marketing program elements for promotional...

New Ponemon Institute Research Shows Ransomware Attacks on Healthcare Delivery Organizations Can Lead to Increased Mortality Rate

September 22, 2021 – Ponemon Institute, the pre-eminent research center dedicated to privacy, data protection, and information security policy, surveyed 597 IT and IT security professionals to understand how COVID-19 has impacted how healthcare delivery organizations (HDOs) protect patient care and patient information from increasing virulent cyberattacks, especially ransomware. The independent research report, entitled The Impact of Ransomware on Healthcare During COVID-19 and Beyond, was commissioned by Censinet, the leading healthcare IT risk solutions...

Censinet Appoints Healthcare Cybersecurity Veteran and Industry Advocate Chris Logan as Chief Security Officer

September 15, 2021 – Censinet, the leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions, today announced that Chris Logan, former Global Healthcare Executive at VMware, has joined the Company as Senior Vice President and Chief Security Officer. Logan will drive further expansion of Cybersecurity innovations on Censinet RiskOps while working with the Company’s customers, partners, and industry standards groups to transform cybersecurity and risk management in the healthcare...

Censinet Adds Renowned Healthcare CIO Eric Yablonka to Advisory Board

August 31, 2021 – Censinet, the leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions, today announced that Eric Yablonka, the former Chief Information Officer and Associate Dean at Stanford Health Care and School of Medicine, has joined the Company’s Advisory Board. The Censinet Advisory Board, an active group of healthcare provider CIOs, CISOs, and industry leaders from third-party vendors, advises the Company on strategic corporate and product...

Censinet Delivers First Healthcare Industry Cybersecurity Risk Assessment Workflows for Research & Institutional Review Boards

June 29, 2021 – Censinet, the leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions, today announced a significant expansion of its Censinet RiskOps platform with the formalized introduction of intelligence and workflows that address the cybersecurity requirements of healthcare research, including research overseen by an Institutional Review Board (IRB). Under FDA regulations, an IRB is an appropriately constituted group that has been formally designated to review and monitor biomedical research involving human...

KLAS and Censinet Announce Partnership Momentum and Strategic Plan to Help Modernize Cybersecurity in Healthcare

May 18, 2021 – KLAS, a healthcare research and insights firm, and Censinet, the leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions, today announced a significant advancement in its joint mission to improve cybersecurity preparedness in healthcare. This new initiative builds upon the recent Presidential Executive Order on Improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity and the partnership between the companies last year to help healthcare IT vendors and services firms improve their overall risk and security profile by driving greater trust and transparency to thousands of healthcare...

Censinet Adds Former Intermountain Healthcare CISO Karl West to Advisory Board

May 12, 2021 – Censinet, the leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions, today announced that Karl West, the former Chief Information Security Officer of Information Systems at Intermountain Healthcare, has joined the Company’s Advisory Board. The Censinet Advisory Board, an active group of healthcare provider CIOs, CISOs, and industry leaders from third-party vendors, advises the Company on strategic corporate and product...

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