Is my patient data safe?

Is my patient data safe?

At MedMatch, we take data security seriously. All data is hosted on one of the world's most secure sites at AWS. Data stored at rest in the underlying storage is encrypted with 256 bit keys, as are its automated backups.

Connection between you and MedMatch servers is protected by TLS 1.2 cryptographic protocol. MedMatch follows the HIPAA and HITECH electronic patient health information (ePHI) security and privacy rules.
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