TORONTO, June 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) and Portal724 announced today that the Portal724 remote patient monitoring (RPM) solution has achieved Infoway Certification under the 2017 Edition of pre-implementation certification requirements.
"We congratulate Portal724 on achieving Infoway Certification for its RPM solution," said Mark Nenadovic, ACCESS Ecosystem Group Director, Infoway. "This milestone ensures that the company's solution conforms to the national and international standards for privacy and security."
Portal724 is an innovative telehealth solutions provider, dedicated to improving the health of patients from the comfort of their homes through remote patient monitoring. The company received certification as a hosted category II Independent Consumer Health Application.
"We are extremely proud to have achieved Infoway Certification for Portal724 Canada Inc. Portal724 has always been a leader in virtual care and ensuring we meet and provide the highest quality of standards for all of our telehealth solutions," said Ralph Hamzo, Director of Business Development, Portal724.
Infoway Certification provides assurance that digital health software complies with specified requirements and standards, which helps ensure the protection of personal health information. The 2017 Edition requirements build upon Infoway's original certification requirements and are harmonized to increase alignment between Infoway, provincial requirements and international standards, and to reduce testing redundancies.
Portal724 is an innovative telehealth solutions provider. We are dedicated to improving the health of patients from the comfort of their homes through real-time and secure remote patient monitoring. Portal724's leading virtual care solution increases access to care and decreases health care delivery costs while proactively monitoring and managing chronic illnesses. We integrate the latest in interactive response technologies with an advanced care platform on a highly secure mobile network to automate patient and drug management, reduce errors and increase efficiency. As a pioneer in the world of telehealth, with more than 10 years of expertise in the deployment of technology in health care, we present solutions for device management, disease management, drug management and quality commitment. Portal724 ensures information security with interoperability through acquiring ISO:27001 certification and HIPAA compliance. Visit www.portal724.ca.
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Infoway helps to improve the health of Canadians by working with partners to accelerate the development, adoption and effective use of digital health across Canada. Through our investments, we help deliver better quality and access to care and more efficient delivery of health services for patients and clinicians. Infoway is an independent, not-for-profit organization funded by the federal government. Visit www.infoway.ca.
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