Parse is a mobile backend-as-a-service, offered previously offered as a hosted solution, until acquired by Facebook and made into an open source offering. The open source parse server can be deployed on many cloud environments and may be configured in a HIPAA compliant manner on public cloud services such as Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Once Parse is hosted on a cloud service, your organization must implement administrative and technical safeguards as defined under the cloud “Shared Responsibility” model, in order to maintain HIPAA compliance. Learn more about the compliance requirements shared between your organization and your cloud provider.
Parse can be deployed to Amazon Web Services (AWS) as a Node.js application manually or by deploying the Parse AMI Image provided by Bitnami to a EC2 Instance. The server can be used alongside HIPAA eligible AWS services such as EC2, S3, RDS and other managed databases.
Dash allows your organization to create and maintain a HIPAA compliant environment through the Amazon Web Services Platform, with one simple process: