Egress for Healthcare
See the solutions we provide for healthcare, and hear about how both public and private healthcare organizations use Egress to secure confidential and sensitive patient data.
Protecting patients’ sensitive data
Our intelligent email security protects patient data for some of the biggest global healthcare companies and the UK's National Health Service (NHS) - the largest employer of highly skilled professionals in the world.
The Egress platform enables healthcare professionals to securely share and collaborate on sensitive information. In the UK, this works regardless of third-party access to NHSmail and NHS SFTP.
As a result, heathcare workers of all types can focus on delivering the highest standard of care, confident that they are complying with data protection requirements, including HIPAA, GDPR and NHS information governance, and are protecting their patients' welfare.
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Trusted by the biggest healthcare organizations
How we empower healthcare organizations
Comply with data security standards by using Egress for email security, including HIPAA, GDPR and the NHS's information governance mandate.
Secure your supply chain
We help over 500 healthcare providers in the UK to secure sensitive information shared with the NHS and their third-party supply chain.
In the UK, our intelligent security protects any email sent externally via NHSmail, ensuring patient data is never compromised - something we are very proud of.
Operating across 162 hospitals globally and with over 200,000 staff, HCA treats 500,000 patients annually. Recognizing the volume of sensitive patient data being shared externally via email, HCA decided to implement an end-to-end secure email solution.
HCA selected Egress to provide a solution that not only encrypts and protects patient data, but also integrates with existing infrastructure and is simple for busy medical staff to use.
Why do HCA use Egress?
- Easy-to-use email security
- Protects sensitive data globally
- Delivers efficiency and cost savings
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As one of the UK's leading private healthcare providers, Spire's employees often have to share highly confidential patient information with a range of stakeholders, including patients, other internal staff, suppliers and NHS hospitals. As an outsource partner to the NHS, it also remains vitally important that Spire meets all necessary compliance requirements.
By using Egress Protect, Spire is able to ensure that the appropriate security is applied to all patient data, and they remain in control at all times, even once an email has reached a recipient’s inbox.
Some of the outcomes Spire have driven using Egress are:
- Delivering efficiency and cost savings
- Protecting sensitive data on email, end-to-end
- Applying appropriate security based on email content
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What our customers say
Without Egress, we would have had to buy at least five different systems to meet our information sharing requirements – so it has provided a huge cost saving to us as an organization.
This control and auditing functionality has enabled us to remain compliant with the NHS IG policies, which is a key part of ensuring the ongoing success of our partnership with the NHS.
Using Egress Protect, our staff can now securely share a variety of information simply and efficiently. Consequently, they can focus on the real task in hand: providing the highest quality care and medical service for our patients.
As a leading healthcare provider, Epiphany handles a significant amount of patient data, via both inbound and outbound communications.
Having evaluated several solutions, it was Egress' platform capability and ease of use that won the day.
“We needed something universal, that encrypts emails, that everyone could be a part of, and that didn’t require us to change our email system. We were also looking for a new FTP site. Finding a system that delivered both made me look like an all-star,” said Chad McQuarrie, Cloud Support Engineer.
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