GeBBS Healthcare Solutions, a leading provider of healthcare outsourcing solutions, announced today that it has been awarded the ISO 27001:2005 certification for its Information Security Management System (ISMS). GeBBS obtained this prestigious certification from TUVNORD, one of the world’s leading independent testing and assessment services firm.
ISO 27001:2005 is an internationally recognized benchmark that ensures appropriate safety controls are set within an organization to safeguard information and intellectual property assets. This certification specifies the requirements for establishing, implementing, operating, monitoring, reviewing, maintaining and improving a documented Information Security Management System within the context of the organization’s overall business risks.
TUVNORD certified that GeBBS has indeed established and heretofore maintains an information security management system as designated by the “Statement of Applicability” for the proper management of information. This security management system governs all Information assets, along with the Information Processing systems and its enabling functions.
“The achievement of this certificate demonstrates our commitment towards effective implementation of information security across the organization.” said Nitin Thakor, President & CEO of GeBBS Healthcare Solutions. “Being ISO 27001:2005 certified further differentiates GeBBS since we are the only provider of offshore Healthcare Revenue Cycle solutions to have received this certification”.
Speaking about the certification, Veerendra Sheregar, IT Head said, “We are delighted to gain this certification which showcases our commitment to safeguard data confidentiality, integrity and availability.”
About ISO 27001
ISO 27001 is the formal standard against which organizations may seek independent certification of their Information Security Management Systems (meaning their frameworks to design, implement, manage, maintain and enforce information security processes and controls systematically and consistently throughout the organizations). The standard covers all types of organizations (e.g. commercial enterprises, government agencies and non-profit organizations). It specifies the requirements for establishing, implementing, operating, monitoring, reviewing, maintaining and improving a documented Information Security Management System (ISMS) within the context of the organization’s overall risk management processes. It specifies requirements for the implementation of security controls customized to the needs of individual organizations or parts thereof. More information is available at www.iso.org.
GeBBS Healthcare Solutions is a Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) company that specializes in enhancing the financial performance of our provider clients by seamlessly supporting the Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) process. We are based in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, and also operate multiple Global Delivery Centers in and around Mumbai, India. Our RCM services include Eligibility, Charge Capture, Coding (across specialties), Accounts Receivable follow-up and Payment Posting. This unique combination of domain knowledge, technology and global resources yields consistent quality, delivery and cost savings that are among the most favorable in the industry.