symplr Achieves HITRUST Risk-based Certification for Three Products, Demonstrating the Highest Level of Information Protection

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HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year (r2) Certification validates symplr’s commitment to cybersecurity, compliance and protecting sensitive data

HOUSTON, TX – June 26, 2023 symplr®the leader in enterprise healthcare operations software, announced that three SaaS products have earned certified status by HITRUST for information security, two of which are recertifications. HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year (r2) Certified status demonstrates that symplr Payer, symplr Contract, and symplr Clinical Communications have met demanding regulatory compliance and industry-defined requirements, considered the gold standard for security certification. This achievement puts symplr in an elite group of healthcare software organizations worldwide that have earned this certification for the highest level of protection for customers.

The HITRUST certifications of three symplr software solutions represent an additional milestone in symplr’s continuous journey to achieve the highest caliber of security assurances for customers including renewals of symplr Payer and symplr Clinical Communications HITRUST certifications. symplr has also received System and Organization Controls (SOC) attestation reports including SOC 2 Type II for symplr Clinical Communications, and SOC 1 Type II and SOC 2 Type II reports for symplr Talent Management. SOC compliance represents another rigorous security and risk assessment framework that is highly desired by hospitals and health systems that require partners and vendors to have critical security controls in place to protect their sensitive data. symplr’s defenses will continue to evolve to address healthcare cybersecurity concerns, as the company works to be an industry leader providing data security for healthcare organizations.

“We pride ourselves on our commitment to world-class data protection and information security, especially as cybersecurity is one of the top concerns for healthcare organizations,” said BJ Schaknowski, CEO of symplr. “At symplr, we are pleased to demonstrate our value as a trusted partner protecting customer organizations’ highly sensitive and personal data through this premier HITRUST Certification and SOC 1 and 2 reports.”

“Achievement of a HITRUST Risk-based, 2-year Certification is a reliable assurance that symplr takes compliance and information risk management seriously and is proactive in its approach to cybersecurity, data protection, and risk management,” said Vincent Bennekers, Vice President of Quality, HITRUST. 

Read more about HITRUST certification and why it matters in this blog from Saeed Valian, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at symplr.


About symplr
symplr is the leader in enterprise healthcare operations software and services. For more than 30 years and with deployments in 9 of 10 U.S. hospitals, symplr has been committed to improving healthcare operations through its cloud-based solutions, driving better operations for better outcomes. Our provider data management, workforce management, and healthcare governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC) solutions improve the efficiency and efficacy of healthcare operations, enabling caregivers to quickly handle administrative tasks so they have more time to do what they do best: provide high-quality patient care. Learn how at


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