IT firm certified for health care privacy compliance

Sequent Information Systems, a Grand Junction information technology company, has earned certification for compliance with  federal health insurance privacy regulations.

Amber Brackett, an office administrator with Sequent Information Systems earned certification as a HIPAA professional and security compliance specialist from ecFirst. Sequent will offer HIPPA compliance seminars to current clients as well as local business owners and managers interested in learning more about compliance.

“The certification will allow Sequent better, more in-depth support for our customers both within the medical field and outside,” Brackett said. “Federal regulations are ever changing, and we are constantly working to stay in front of potential risks and new rules that may affect our customers.”

Ryan Parker, managing partner of Sequent Information Systems, praised Brackett for her efforts. “Amber’s hard work and dedication in helping to make Sequent a leader in the telecommunications industry is a testament to her dedication and professionalism we all strive for.”

Sequent Information Systems offers services related to Internet access, networking and remote Internet protocol telephone hosting. The firm operates offices at 205 N. Fourth St. For more information, call 254-0855.