Horizons Medical Care has taken steps to comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule by using Share File from Citrix. ShareFile’s compliance with the HIPAA Security Rule has been verified by an independent, third-party security consulting firm, Sword & Shield Enterprise Security, Inc. The features available to Horizons Medical Care as part of the ShareFile Cloud for Healthcare support's our compliance obligations under the HIPAA Security Rule.
Citrix® ShareFile systems have been assessed by Sword & Shield Enterprise Security and has achieved compliant status under Sword & Shield’s HIPAA Compliance Program (HCP). The HCP compliant status assures that at the time the compliance shield was issued, Sword & Shield attests that Citrix® ShareFile has implemented the necessary security measures to safeguard protected health information (PHI) and electronic protected health information (ePHI) as required by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act.