PNT Data Corp. Joins the National Cyber Security Alliance in Global Effort to Support Data Privacy Day by Becoming a 2018 Champion
Each Jan. 28, Hundreds of Organizations and Individuals Collaborate to Generate Awareness About the Importance of Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust
Middletown, Connecticut – February 6, 2018 – PNT Data Corp., a cloud-based managed service company that provides data coordination services to a nationwide base of healthcare entities, has announced its commitment to Data Privacy Day ‒ an international effort held annually on Jan. 28 to create awareness about the importance of respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust – by signing up as a Data Privacy Day 2018 Champion. As a Champion, PNT recognizes and supports the principle that all organizations share the responsibility of being conscientious stewards of personal information.
Data Privacy Day is part of a greater campaign that promotes awareness of the importance of privacy, highlights easy ways to protect personal information and reminds organizations that privacy is good for business. PNT joins the growing global effort among nonprofits, academic institutions, corporations, government entities, municipalities and individuals to raise awareness at home, work, schools and in their communities. Through collaboration and unified, consistent messaging about privacy and protecting personal information, all Data Privacy Day Champions are working toward the common goal of improving individual and business consciousness toward respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust.
“PNT continually reinforces a culture of prioritizing privacy and security as our primary focus. As data stewards, we hold ourselves to the highest industry standards and our customers expect nothing less,” said Rick Faulise, Privacy and Chief Administrative Officer at PNT. “Our team has fully embraced a commitment to protecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust. PNT is a proud sponsor of Data Privacy Day!”
In North America, the Data Privacy Day initiative is officially led by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), a nonprofit, public-private partnership dedicated to promoting a safer, more secure and more trusted internet. For more information about getting involved in Data Privacy Day and becoming a Champion, visit staysafeonline.org/data-privacy-day. You can also follow NCSA on Facebook and Twitter for updates and resources and use the official hashtag #PrivacyAware to join the conversation.
About PNT Data Corp.
PNT Data, a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), is a specialist at managing the fundamentals and complexities associated with healthcare data for a nationwide base of healthcare payers, plans, hospitals, physicians, clinics, labs and vendors. The company’s managed services help customers enable data accessibility, quality, and transparency to increase revenues, promote better health, reduce costs and improve service levels. PNT’s unique value proposition prioritizes: quality over quantity, service over technology, flexibility over rigidity and results over activity.
About Data Privacy Day
Data Privacy Day began in the United States and Canada in January 2008 as an extension of the Data Protection Day celebration in Europe. Data Protection Day commemorates the Jan. 28, 1981, signing of Convention 108, the first legally binding international treaty dealing with privacy and data protection. NCSA, the nation’s leading nonprofit, public-private partnership promoting cybersecurity and privacy education and awareness, leads the effort in North America. The Data Privacy Day initiative is made possible by generous support from our sponsors and is advised by a distinguished advisory committee of privacy professionals. For more information, visit staysafeonline.org/data-privacy-day/about.
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