About Us

Healthcare Cybersecurity & Compliance Experts

Clearwater brings wisdom won through two decades of experience to strategically unite your cybersecurity and compliance initiatives in ways that produce unmatched value.

Our History

Serving the Healthcare Industry for Nearly 20 Years

Clearwater has built the industry’s most comprehensive set of solutions that enable our customers to avoid preventable breaches, optimize security investments, and effectively meet compliance requirements.

With over 500 customers utilizing our managed services, consulting services, and IRM|Pro® software, Clearwater is now the gold standard in healthcare cybersecurity and healthcare compliance solutions.

As the trusted solution provider for many of the nation’s largest health systems, physician practice management groups, and rapidly growing digital health companies, we bring unmatched expertise to every partnership.

Clearwater was named the top Compliance and Risk Management solution provider in Black Book Market Research’s annual survey of the healthcare industry the past six years in a row, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, and 2022, as well as the top-rated Security Advisors & Consultants in 2022.


Clearwater receives Cybersecurity Excellence Awards as top Cybersecurity Solutions Consolidator (100-499 employees) and top Security Risk Management Solution for Healthcare


Clearwater rated #75 on MSSP Alert’s Top 250 MSSPs

Clearwater acquires fellow industry leader CynergisTek, furthering its vision to be the market leader in healthcare cybersecurity

Clearwater acquires TECH LOCK, adding 24x7x365 Security Operations Center and HITRUST assessment services

Clearwater introduces IRM|405(d)™ software tool and related consulting assessment

Clearwater rated top Security Advisors & Consultants Black Book Market Research’s annual healthcare industry survey


Clearwater’s Redspin division becomes the first Authorized C3PAO under the U.S. Department of Defense CMMC program

Clearwater named top performer in KLAS Research report reviewing the Security and Privacy Consulting Services market (an honor repeated in 2022)

Clearwater introduces AI/ML-enabled Predictive Risk Rating and Peer-to-Peer Benchmarking capabilities in IRM|Analysis® software


Clearwater provides complimentary teleworking systems discovery and analysis to help healthcare organizations strengthen remote workforce security during COVID-19 pandemic


Clearwater introduces patented Component Expert System in IRM|Analysis® software


Altaris Capital makes investment in Clearwater, Clearwater names Steve Cagle as CEO and Bob Chaput as Executive Chairman

Clearwater named Best in KLAS for Cybersecurity Advisory Services


Clearwater rated top Compliance & Risk Management Solution in Black Book Market Research’s annual healthcare industry survey (an honor the company has received every year since)


First IRM|Pro® software modules introduced


Clearwater is founded by healthcare security expert Bob Chaput


TECH LOCK (now merged with Clearwater) founded


CynergisTek (now merged with Clearwater) founded

Our Mission

Clearwater moves organizations across the healthcare ecosystem to a more secure, compliant, and resilient state so they can achieve their mission.

Our Values

Commitment to Customer Success

  • Understand customer needs and exceed their expectations

Lead with Accountability, Integrity & Collaboration

  • Be accountable to one another and take responsibility as a team
  • Empower colleagues to take action

Excellence in All That We Do

  • Deliver superior and innovative solutions of the highest quality

Advance Colleague Success

  • Enable career growth, professional development, and inclusivity

Respect & Transparency

  • Listen with intent, and value individuality, diverse experiences, and backgrounds
  • Be honest, open, and collaborative

Recent News

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