Dec. 12, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Therap Services received US Government Patent #8,281,370
October 2, 2012
for Managing Secure Sharing of Private Information across Security Domains. Components of the patent are reflected in Therap's software for the
Therap Developmental Disability
Software service allows sharing of data between appropriate organizations including states, counties, providers, families and individuals with HIPAA compliant security and tracking.
, Therap Chief Operating Officer said, "The awarding of this patent is more confirmation of the exciting and innovative work that Therap has been doing within the
intellectual and developmental disability community
for the past ten years. Secure sharing of data amongst circles of support and regulatory, funding, and quality assurance agencies is the key to providing the right supports to the right people in a person centered and cost efficient manner."
The Abstract of the Patent statessystems and methods for sharing information across at least two organizations is described. A physical node may receive a request for authorization for a user in an organization to access an individual's information in another organization. The request may be logged. The physical node may determine whether the user is authorized to access the individual's information and, if it is, provide appropriate access.
Developmental disability organizations which are accessing and sharing data using Therap case management and EHR applications include day, residential and in-home providers, states, counties, and families.
, Therap CEO;
, Chief of Systems Operations;
, Chief Operations Officer; and Mojahedul Hoque Abul Hasanat, Chief Technology Officer.
About Therap Services
Therap Services provides secure, cost-effective information, documentation and communications services tailored to the specific needs of service providers, health professionals, regulators, and family members to improve the quality of life for people with developmental disabilities. Therap's applications include Health Tracking, Individual and Emergency Data Forms, Medication Administration Records, Individual Service Plans, Behavior Plans and Tracking, T-Logs, T-Notes, Incident Reports, Management Summaries, Witness Reports, Supported Employment Tracking, Calendar, Secure Communications, Staff Scheduling, Training Management System, Attendance and Electronic Billing.
Therap Services developmental disability software includes case management services for State and County Governments. These case management services include referral, intake, slot management and other oversight requirements.