CynergisTek Announces Over $2 Million Professional Services Engagement with Nationally Recognized Health System
Company’s New Service Designates Specialized Consultants to Support Security Remediation Activity, Technology Implementation & Program Enhancement
AUSTIN, TX – July 6, 2017 — CynergisTek, an Auxilio company (NYSE MKT: AUXO), and industry leader in health information privacy, compliance and cybersecurity, today announced that it has closed three deals, equating to over $2 million, to provide a large health system with specialized security implementation and remediation services. CynergisTek’s highly-trained IT security experts will support the health system in the areas of biomedical, web application, network security and payment card consulting over the next year.
This service is the latest addition to CynergisTek’s growing portfolio and meets a critical need for healthcare organizations to recruit, hire, and retain staff with industry-specific skills needed to implement and manage complex security technologies and programs. CynergisTek’s IT security experts are uniquely qualified to assess, build and implement security programs in a manner that ensures they are delivering value and enhancing the overall security posture of healthcare organizations.
“Providers are spending millions of dollars on new technologies, specifically in biomedical devices, and then confronted with the problem of not having in-house talent or time available to ensure the technology is architected and implemented correctly and securely,” said Mac McMillan, President and Chief Strategy Officer at CynergisTek. “Through our professional services team, we help solve the security staffing shortage by providing the industry’s best and most experienced information security experts to ensure our clients are gaining maximum value from IT investments.”
CynergisTek has a proven track record of delivering the highest level of service to its clients and is recognized as a trusted partner to the healthcare industry. The company has helped hundreds of healthcare organizations across the country address healthcare privacy, security and compliance challenges, and is dedicated to sharing knowledge and best practices with the industry at large.
CynergisTek, an Auxilio company, (cynergistek.com) is a top-ranked cybersecurity, privacy and compliance consulting firm. The company offers solutions to help organizations measure privacy, security and compliance programs against regulatory requirements and assists in developing risk management best practices. Since 2004 the company has served as a partner to hundreds in the healthcare industry and is dedicated to supporting and educating the industry by contributing to relevant industry associations. The company has been named in numerous research reports as one of the top firms that provider organizations turn to for privacy and security, and won the 2017 Best in KLAS award for Cyber Security Advisory Services.
About Auxilio, Inc.
Auxilio (auxilioinc.com) is a leading provider bundling best of breed IT security and workflow solutions into its managed document services program designed exclusively for the healthcare industry. Since 2004, the company has saved more than $80 million for its clients by providing a vendor neutral program that enhances security of printed, stored data and digital documents while driving out costs and inefficiencies within the patient information logistical chain. The company’s document management best practices and intelligent workflow automation suite transforms printed documents to digital workflows, reducing waste and improving end-user satisfaction.
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