Certifications Maintained by athenahealth

In support of its mission to build a thriving ecosystem that delivers accessible, high quality, and sustainable healthcare for all, athenahealth has achieved several certifications for all or part of its products and services, including:

  • Common Security Framework (CSF) Certified status from the Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST)
  • Payment Card Industry – Data Security Standards (PCI-DSS) enforced by the PCI Standards Council
  • Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances (EPCS) - certification issued through a third-party certification authority approved by the Drug Enforcement Administration of the Department of Justice
  • DirectTrust certification – Accreditation Programs for Health Information Service Providers (HISP) and for Certificate and Registration Authorities (CA/RA) in Direct Exchange utilizing the DirectTrust Trust framework
  • Kantara certification as a full-service Credentialing Service Provider through the Kantara Initiative
  • Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) certification through EHNAC demonstrating conformance with federal healthcare reform legislation including HIPAA, HITECH/ARRA, ACA, Omnibus Rule and other applicable state legislation
  • SOC 1 report demonstrating conformance with the Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements No. 18 (SSAE 18)
  • 2015 Edition certification of Health IT by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC)

For more information about athenahealth’s certifications, contact us at trust@athenahealth.com.