Kathryn Drake

About Kathryn Drake

Kathryn is Marketing Program Manager for CynergisTek, Inc.

CynergisTek Reports Double Digit Client Base Growth in First Half of 2017

CynergisTek™, an Auxilio company (NYSE MKT: AUXO), and industry leader in healthcare cybersecurity, information privacy and compliance, today announced it experienced unprecedented growth in the first half of 2017, with double digit net new client wins and expanded contracts. CynergisTek also expanded its service offerings over the past two quarters, with three new offerings unveiled, including Strategic & Remediation Services, HIPAA Research Program Assessment and Compliance Program Effectiveness Assessment services, in an effort to meet the increasing need for programs to support healthcare security, privacy and compliance.

July 27th, 2017|

CynergisTek Announces Three-Year, $750K Privacy Monitoring Deal

CynergisTek™, an Auxilio company (NYSE MKT: AUXO) and authority in health information security, privacy and compliance, today announced that a large, integrated health system located in the Midwest has selected its Managed Privacy Monitoring Service (MPMS). Under the terms of the three-year, $750K contract, CynergisTek’s highly-trained IT privacy and security specialists will help implement, evaluate and optimize the organization’s data privacy program.

July 13th, 2017|

Ransomware and Other Cybersecurity Threats: What You Should Know

WannaCry, Petya, NotPetya—recent news reports have been filled with coverage of massive ransomware attacks that swept across the globe, wreaking havoc on public utilities, companies, health systems and government offices. Ransomware is a type of malware that prevents or limits access to a system until a ransom is paid. In the face of these attacks and other emerging cybersecurity threats, what can healthcare organizations do to identify vulnerabilities and protect sensitive patient data?

July 12th, 2017|

CynergisTek Announces Over $2 Million Professional Services Engagement with Nationally Recognized Health System

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.

July 6th, 2017|

CynergisTek Introduces HIPAA Research Program Assessment for Healthcare Organizations

CynergisTek™, an Auxilio company (NYSE MKT: AUXO), and industry leader in health information privacy, compliance and cybersecurity, today announced the availability of its HIPAA Research Program Assessment. The new service provides healthcare organizations with a comprehensive, independent evaluation of its research policies, procedures and practices in accordance with the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules, enforced by the Office for Civil Rights (OCR), as well as guidelines from the Food and Drug Administration and the Office of Human Research Protection.

June 6th, 2017|

Auxilio Announces New Chief Operating Officer

Auxilio, Inc. (NYSE MKT: AUXO), a leading provider of enterprise security and document workflow solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously appointed Dr. Michael G. Mathews as Chief Operation Officer (COO).

May 4th, 2017|

Auxilio Subsidiary, CynergisTek Adds Multiple New Customers Under Recurring CAPP Program

Auxilio, Inc. (NYSE MKT: AUXO), a leading provider of enterprise security and document workflow solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced that CynergisTek, a wholly owned subsidiary providing privacy, compliance and security consulting services to the healthcare industry, has added five new customers, under its Compliance Assist Partner Program (CAPP) in the first quarter of 2017.

April 24th, 2017|

Auxilio Announces New Appointment to Board of Directors

Auxilio, Inc. (NYSE MKT: AUXO), a leading provider of enterprise security and document workflow solutions for the healthcare industry, and parent company of CynergisTek, today announced that it has appointed Theresa Meadows, SVP and CIO of Texas-based Cook Children’s Health Care System, to its Board of Directors. Meadows brings more than 20 years of healthcare leadership experience to her seat on the Board.

April 4th, 2017|

CynergisTek Announces New Compliance Program Effectiveness Assessment

CynergisTek announced its new Compliance Program Effectiveness Assessment (CPEA) service, which provides a comprehensive evaluation of healthcare organizations’ regulatory compliance programs. CynergisTek’s CPEA is conducted by a team of experienced consultants in accordance with rigorous procedures outlined by the Federal Sentencing Guidelines and the Health & Human Resources Office of Inspector General (OIG), as well as industry best practices.

March 22nd, 2017|