Therap Services Home and Community Based Services Software Meets Online Privacy Protection Requirements

PR Newswire

WATERBURY, Conn., Nov. 12, 2012

WATERBURY, Conn., Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Therap Services announced its compliance with theU.S.-EU Safe Harbor framework. Therap’s developmental disabilities software complies with HIPAAand Safe Harbor security and privacy requirements for individuals, families, providers and government agencies. The self-certification includes Therap Services on the list of participating organizations for theSafe Harbor Framework, which is developed by the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Therap’s Home and Community Based Services software has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, securitydata integrity, access, and enforcement. The development of the Safe Harbor framework is a result of the European Commission’s Directive on Data Protection. This Directive prohibits the transfer of personal data to non-European Union countries that do not meet EU standards for privacy protection.

Therap Services Developmental Disability Software ensures privacy and security in the storage and transmission of information. Case management information entered by service providers and government agencies regarding incident reportsmedication administration records, or individual service plansfor a person with intellectual disabilities receive reliable and secure access over the Internet. Therap’s patented software gives HCBS agencies the ability to specify caseloads and roles of authorization.

Richard Robbins, Therap C.E.O said, “European based agencies can use Therap’s system with the comfort that our security and data protection is in compliance with the Safe Harbor regulations.”

About Therap

Therap’s HIPAAARRA and HITECH compliant Developmental Disabilities software applications are widely used in home and community-based services (HCBS) and other ID/DD provider settings for documentation, communication and reporting. The web based system by Therap provides person centered planning and assists with case management and eligibility assessments for support providers and state organizations working with developmental disabilities. Secure applications offered by Therap include individual support modules such as incident reportsmedication administration records(MAR)behavior trackingcase management, individual service plans and goal trackinghealth recordssupported employment notes, nursing notes and progress notes among others. Therap also offers staff support for employee training management by certified trainers, individual budgetingand work scheduling as well as billing solutions including service authorizationsattendance andMedicaid claim tracking modules.

SOURCE Therap Services