Posted On: Aug 29, 2022

Amazon ElastiCache for Memcached is now a HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) eligible service. You can now use ElastiCache for Memcached to store, process, and access protected health information (PHI) and power secure healthcare and life sciences applications. ElastiCache for Memcached is a fully managed, Memcached-compatible, in-memory, key-value store service that delivers sub-millisecond latency to power real-time applications.

HIPAA eligibility applies to all AWS Regions where ElastiCache for Memcached is available. To learn more, visit the AWS services compliance page and AWS compliance resources. To learn more about ElastiCache for Memcached, visit the product page and documentation.