ShieldQ for Healthcare is a cloud-based service that lets you accept and store faxes, emails, webforms and uploads containing medical information and personally identifiable information into a centralized, secured repository.

Store data for as long as you need; the first 12 months are free.

It’s easy.

  1. Register for ShieldQ for Healthcare’s various services. If you subscribe to fax and email services, you’ll receive dedicated numbers and email addresses, respectively. For webforms and upload forms, customize to suit your site’s look and feel.

  2. Provide this information to healthcare facilities you work with. Incoming documents will be available immediately in your centralized, HIPAA-compliant ShieldQ inbox.

  3. View incoming data, share, archive, store, retrieve and generally manage documents, from any device: desktop/tablet/smartphone.

For healthcare organizations that receive sensitive data subject to security compliance, ShieldQ for Healthcare is the only secure, compliant service that lets users easily accept, share and store medical and personally identifiable information with complete confidence, assured that all such data is retained in a HIPAA-compliant repository.

Yes. ShieldQ for Healthcare stores data free for the first 12 months, using secure Amazon Web Services. If you want to extend storage, please see our price list.


ShieldQ for Healthcare allows users to define a specific storage policy for every document received.  Each incoming document can be assigned an attribute; e.g., clinic appointment.  The user can then specify a deletion date.


Yes. Please see our HIPAA compliance page to learn how we adhere to HIPAA directives.

We are also PCI DSS Level 1 compliant, accredited independently by a qualified security assessor (QSA).

Yes. Please refer to our PCI DSS Level 1 compliance page for more details. 

Yes, the ShieldQ for Healthcare service is insured. Please contact our sales team for full details regarding coverage.

Under PCI DSS Level 1 version 3.1 terms, ShieldQ for Healthcare, a third-party service provider, takes full responsibility for the security of payment card data. 

We are also HIPAA compliant.

No. ShieldQ for Healthcare is cloud-based. All you need is a computer or mobile device, and an Internet connection.

Please see our price list. You can subscribe to any or all services, and can add services on the fly.

We accept all major credit and debit cards.

No. ShieldQ was developed by the InterFAX Group, the online messaging company, with over 20 years' experience in providing highly reliable, flexible and secure online document exchange solutions. The company has provided HIPAA-compliant fax services for hundreds of EMR/EHR software vendors, clinics and pharmacies.