EHNAC, HITRUST Partner to Promote Security, Privacy Standards

The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) and HITRUST announced a partnership to enhance security and privacy requirements under the Trusted Network Accreditation Program (TNAP). EHNAC assesses organizations through TNAP with the goal of promoting interoperability and ensuring alignment with the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA). The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) published TEFCA in January 2022 to support health information exchange.

EHNAC and HITRUST will leverage the HITRUST CSF to ensure that TNAP’s privacy and security requirements align with TEFCA requirements.

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