Companion Data Services, LLC (CDS), a privately held company, offers secure systems development and managed hosting services specializing in the health care industry. Our business status, financial strength and operating philosophies provide the flexibility to make long-term business decisions to support our business partners and customers without regard to the quarterly financial pressures of public commercial companies.
CDS is headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina with offices in Dallas, Texas and Baltimore, Maryland.
Through technology leadership, we develop trusted relationships and encourage collaboration that ensures the achievement of our customers’ success. We currently provide information technology (IT) services for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), TRICARE, the Federal Employee Health Benefits Program, Medicare Advantage health plans, the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) and other private health entities.
Since 2005, CDS has maintained a trusted relationship as a prime contractor for CMS. As one of CMS’ Virtual Data Center IDIQ prime contractors, we process more than two-thirds of the national Part A and Part B fee-for-service claims using our enterprise solutions.
CDS delivers secure hosting and IT support services in our Columbia complex. This complex offers specialized physical, data and network security. It also features disaster recovery capabilities to meet today’s health care data protection requirements such as HIPAA, FISMA and DIARMF. Our hosting services include traditional hosting and cloud services for all aspects of technology from mainframe to distributed systems. CDS is platform agnostic and can support your unique requirements and Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level 3 and International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2008 certified.
Integrity, Responsibility, Service, Communication, Innovation, Quality, Outstanding People – our foundation of values , culture of ethics and commitment to compliance ensures outstanding customer service to every customer, every day. That service with our technical and business knowledge and experience makes CDS an exception partner for your business.