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In the News

June 2017

2017 User Conference a Success
HM Health Solutions recently held its 2017 User Conference in New York City June 28-30. With the theme, "Be a Part of It," the User Conference showcased the Enterprise Health Solution (EHS), provided networking opportunities, and delivered thought leadership and industry insight to attendees.

User Conference Collage

May 2017

HM Health Solutions has been selected as a Gold winner by the Aster Awards!

Feb. 2016

FierceHealthPayer Interviews HM Health Solutions' CISO in eBook: Cybersecurity: Playing Defense
FierceHealthPayer — Cybersecurity at Highmark is all about playing defense. And although good defense doesn't typically win the game, bad defense can certainly put you in the losers' column, Chief Information Security Officer Omar Khawaja tells FierceHealthPayer.

Jan. 2016

IBM Case Study
IBM — HMHS aims to help the members of its health plan partners to make well-informed healthcare decisions. How can partners such as Highmark connect each member with personalized advice and online tools?

Sept. 28, 2015

Pittsburgh's Coolest Offices: HM Health Solutions
Pittsburgh Business Times — "HM Health Solutions' offices located in downtown Pittsburgh at Fifth Avenue Place offer employees bright colors, low walls, natural light and a variety of work areas. This cool, new, open environment spurs productivity, creativity and connectivity through ample opportunities for face-to-face collaboration. The state-of-the-art facility has achieved Gold Level Certification according to LEED standards through LED lighting technology, Energy Star appliances, and local or green building materials. The floor is occupied by technology and strategy teams who can optimally serve customers because of the connectivity created by this positive, friendly and adaptable space."

Press Releases

June 12, 2017

HM Health Solutions' Omar Khawaja recognized as 2017 CISO by Pittsburgh Technology Council
HM Health Solutions (HMHS), a subsidiary of Highmark Health, recently announced that its Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Omar Khawaja, received the CISO Award of the Year 2017 presented by the Pittsburgh Technology Council. The Pittsburgh CISO of the Year Awards honor CIOs and CISOs for their vision in planning specific goals, management philosophy, culture and service to the industry and community. Each of the 27 finalists was judged by a committee of members of the Pittsburgh Technology Council and the Greater Pittsburgh CIO Group.

Jan. 3, 2017

HM Health Solutions announces acquisition of GuideWell's Fulfillment Business to Support Long Term Growth Strategy
HM Health Solutions, an innovative, technology solutions company that enables health plans to grow revenues, reduce costs and gain economies of scale, today announced the acquisition of Incepture Print Solutions, the fulfillment business of GuideWell Mutual Holding Corporation (GuideWell), effective January 1, 2017.

Feb. 16, 2016

HM Health Solutions Achieves ISO9001:2008 for Output Services
HM Health Solutions (HMHS), a subsidiary of Highmark Health, has received ISO9001:2008 certification for its output services, which include corporate print and transactional printing, mail, processing services and fulfillment. The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) for Quality Management Systems (QMS) is a globally recognized standard that is designed to help organizations meet regulatory requirements.

Jan. 7, 2016

HM Health Solutions Achieves HITRUST CSF Certification in Ongoing Commitment to Security
HM Health Solutions (HMHS), a subsidiary of Highmark Health, announced that it has received Common Security Framework (CSF) Certified status from the Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) as part of its ongoing commitment to provide the highest level of privacy and security to the company's clients and partners. The certification applies to HMHS' main claims processing systems as well as those of United Concordia Dental, Highmark Health's dental wellness subsidiary.