STERLING – Wipfli LLP recently announced that the Health Information Trust Alliance, an authority on the protection of health information, has designated the firm as a Common Security Framework Assessor. Wipfli is one of a small number of CSF Assessors across the country.
CSF Assessors are those organizations that have been approved by HITRUST for performing assessments and services associated with the CSF Assurance Program and the CSF, a comprehensive security framework that incorporates the existing security requirements of health care organizations.
The company also announced that Steve Thompson, a seasoned health care professional and partner, has been named the partner-in-charge of the firm’s health care practice. He succeeds Bob Parrish, who will be retiring after having led Wipfli’s health care industry practice for the past 15 years. Thompson will be responsible for continuing to build the health care practice for the firm and leading the health care team.