PCI Compliance:

We provide payment card industry compliance services to organizations that store, process, and/or transmit payment card data. Our services provide organizations the tools they need to efficiently manage payment card data risks and drive on-going compliance.

Annual Onsite Assessment

As a Payment Card Industry Qualified Security Assessor (PCI QSA), Continuum works directly with merchants and service providers to achieve and maintain compliance with the requirements and sub-requirements of the PCI Data Security Standard (DSS). Benefits include:

Self Assessment Assistance

As a PCI Qualified Security Assessor (QSA), Continuum not only guides organizations through the process of PCI self assessment, but also provides experienced insight into the PCI DSS requirements.

PCI Readiness Assessment

As a regulatory compliance and information security organization, Continuum has an extensive knowledge of information systems and compliance regulations that impact organizations.  Continuum helps organizations prepare for a PCI assessment by determining if controls and configurations are in place to promote PCI DSS compliance. Benefits include:

 

HIPAA and HITECH:

The first and most important item to address is the fact that the only true “HIPAA Audit” is one conducted at the request of the Department of Health and Human Services.  Continuum is not an approved auditor for these requests.

Once this base understanding is agreed upon between all parties, Continuum is highly qualified to conduct gap analysis assessments between HIPAA and the HITECH Act.  With HITECH extending HIPAA and not replacing or superseding it, we often suggest a combination of the following approaches for addressing HIPAA and HITECH: