2020 Winner Profile

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services/Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight

Marc Richardson

COMPANY WHERE WON: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services/Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) developed a new security and compliance framework to implement an innovative ‘enhanced’ direct enrollment pathway for consumers to enroll in health insurance coverage through the Federally-facilitated exchange (FFE). This new Framework for Independent Assessment of Security and Privacy Controls details the independent security and privacy assessment requirements and the associated CMS reporting process for use with administering non-exchange entities (NEE) insurance systems that interface with the FFE.

INDUSTRY: Government