PlanetScale and HIPAA

PlanetScale can now enter into Business Associate Agreements (BAA) with Single-tenant customers.

PlanetScale and HIPAA

PlanetScale is committed to supporting the needs of our customers in every industry. We are happy to announce that our Single-tenant customers can now request Business Associate Agreements (BAAs) with PlanetScale.

What is HIPAA

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is a federal law that, among other things, sets privacy and security standards to protect sensitive patient health information. Under HIPAA, the use and disclosure of Protected Health Information (PHI) is governed by the HIPAA Security Rule, Privacy Rule, and Breach Notification Rule.

There is no formal certification recognized by the Department of Health and Human Services for HIPAA. PlanetScale has worked to ensure that our security and privacy measures meet HIPAA requirements.

Business Associate Agreements with PlanetScale

PlanetScale can now enter into Business Associate Agreements (BAAs) with customers deployed in the Single-tenant environment.

Refer to the PlanetScale Security and compliance documentation for additional information about how PlanetScale can help support customers with requirements around BAAs. To start a conversation about the PlanetScale Single-tenant offering, reach out to the PlanetScale Sales team.

Need more information about signing a BAA with PlanetScale?