May 2, 2023 - The healthcare industry has experienced a significant shift in how IT infrastructure is managed with the widespread adoption of cloud computing. From its inception, AccessHope has been at the forefront of this shift by adopting a cloud-first strategy. This strategy allows AccessHope to realize numerous benefits, including improved data security, increased scalability, and reduced costs. It also ensures that all IT infrastructure is stored and managed securely in the cloud which positions AccessHope as a leader in the healthcare industry.
Traditionally, healthcare organizations have relied on on-premises servers and data centers to manage their IT infrastructure. However, this approach has become increasingly untenable in today's era of digital transformation. The sheer volume of data generated by healthcare organizations, coupled with the need for rapid data processing and analysis, has made on-premises infrastructure both costly and inefficient.
By contrast, AccessHope’s cloud-first strategy provides its clients and partners with a secure, scalable, and cost-effective way to transmit, store, and protect sensitive data. AccessHope leverages its cloud providers’ wide range of services, including data storage, computing power, and security protocols that are specifically tailored to the needs of the healthcare industry. These services complement secure data access using robust security measures, including encryption, multi-factor authentication, and advanced threat detection.
AccessHope uses cloud computing to scale its IT infrastructure rapidly in response to changing business needs. This is particularly important in the healthcare industry, where organizations must be able to respond quickly to new challenges, such as pandemics, and accommodate fluctuations in demand for healthcare services.
The adoption of cloud computing in the healthcare industry represents a significant step forward in the management of IT infrastructure. By hosting all IT infrastructure securely in the cloud, AccessHope scales security at the speed of its business needs while reducing costs, ultimately leading to better patient outcomes and a more efficient healthcare system. AccessHope values our customers’ trust, and we keep data security and confidentiality as the cornerstone of our business principles. Our services are HITRUST certified, and we continue to adopt and exceed industry-leading standards that enable us to stand out as a leader in healthcare services. Our cloud-based software platform that powers our expert reviews enables us to continue Fighting cancer with everything we know™.
AccessHope believes in putting the ever-growing body of cancer knowledge to work for the greater good. We deliver a revolutionary cancer benefit that connects employees with cancer to the latest cancer knowledge from City of Hope, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Emory Healthcare, and Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, and Northwestern Medicine and the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, accessing the expertise of National Cancer Institute-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers.
AccessHope is sharing the latest discoveries in cancer care and working with local oncologists to help as they develop precise plans for treatment. The company brings the vast expertise of major medical centers to people near and far. They never have to switch doctors. They never have to leave home. It’s simply a better approach to cancer. And getting better every day.
Today, AccessHope serves approximately 5 million members through more than 100 organizations, including more than 20 Fortune 500 companies.