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MEET THE SPEAKER: Linda Sanches

Linda Sanches

Linda Sanches is a Senior Advisor for Health Information Privacy in the Office for Civil Rights within the federal Department of Health and Human Services. She leads the HIPAA privacy and security audit program mandated by the HITECH Act. She also created and implemented other HITECH related efforts, such as the training of state attorneys general on HIPAA […]

January 23rd, 2018|Meet The Speaker|

MEET THE SPEAKER: Jeffrey Gold

Jeffrey Gold

After working as an employed physician for 8 years, Dr. Gold began to get increasingly frustrated with the bureaucracy of medicine that resulted in less of his time spent on caring for his patients. In 2014, Dr. Gold began to hear about a movement in the Primary Care world of medicine called Direct Primary Care (DPC). This model […]

January 23rd, 2018|Meet The Speaker|

MEET THE SPEAKER: Kevin J. Pawl, MS, FACMPE

Using Data to Improve Patient Access and Your Bottom Line
By Kevin J. Pawl, MS, FACMPE
Senior Director of Patient Access, Boston Children’s Hospital

At Boston Children’s Hospital we have long been known for the care we provide, world-renown providers, top academic departments and innovative care models. When a patient enters our system, this high level of care is expected. In this […]

January 2nd, 2018|Meet The Speaker|

MEET THE SPEAKER: Amy L. Derlink, RHIA, CHA

Rocky Roads: Patient Right of Access/ Compliant and Patient Centered ROI

By Amy L. Derlink, RHIA, CHA

With the OCR issued FAQs on patient HIPAA rights to access PHI being out now for over a year, I know many of you are feeling more confident than ever on how to handle these pesky third party requestors who demand records under the […]

November 14th, 2017|Meet The Speaker|

MEET THE SPEAKER: Dena M. Castricone

Data Breaches Most Expensive For Health Care Industry but Precautionary Measures Can Keep Costs Down

By Dena M. Castricone

Due to the sensitive nature of the information and the fact that it is more valuable to criminals on the dark web, health care providers can take steps to prepare for a data breach, which can reduce the risk of a breach […]

November 7th, 2017|Meet The Speaker|

MEET THE SPEAKER: John H. Rogers, CISSP

Taking Control of Insider Threats
By John H. Rogers, CISSP

When we think of cyber threats and cyber-attacks, most of us associate these things with outsiders, external forces with no connection to us other than through a criminal act. However, according to statistics, a high percentage of cybersecurity related events are the result of insider actions. The insider threat is one […]

November 7th, 2017|Meet The Speaker|

MEET THE SPEAKER: Adam Delmolino

MEET THE SPEAKER

Adam Delmolino, Director, State Government Advocacy, Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association

Adam Delmolino is the Director of State Government Advocacy for the Massachusetts Hospital Association (MHA). In this capacity, Adam tracks, analyzes, and advocates on any legislation regarding hospitals and the health care industry, with a particular emphasis on healthcare payment & delivery reform, telemedicine coverage, pharmacy practices, […]

October 31st, 2017|Meet The Speaker|

MEET THE SPEAKER: Alan Goldberg

MEET THE SPEAKER

Alan Goldberg, President & CEO, Applied Management Systems

Mr. Goldberg has 30+ years of health care management and management engineering experience, and brings the following attributes to the AMS health care consulting practice:

Mr. Goldberg’s current affiliations include the Association of Healthcare Enterprises (AHE) where he is the past chairman and current member of the Board of Directors; […]

October 31st, 2017|Meet The Speaker|

MEET THE SPEAKER: Angela Carr, JD

MEET THE SPEAKER

Angela Carr, JD, Partner, Barton Gilman

Angela Carr is an experienced civil litigator, focusing her trial practice on professional liability defense, employment law, business litigation, and real estate disputes. She frequently consults with hospitals and medical practice groups on avoiding and minimizing liability risks. She was named by Super Lawyers as a Rhode Island Rising Star in 2012 […]

October 31st, 2017|Meet The Speaker|

MEET THE SPEAKER: Colin J. Zick

Understanding the Law of Informed Consent and Release of Information

By Colin J. Zick, Partner, Foley Hoag LLP

I am looking forward to my talk at MaHIMA’s Dot Wagg meeting on November 3, “New Developments in Health Information Law, or How to Do Your Job and Not Get Arrested.”  The title of my talk is a not-so-veiled reference to the July […]

October 24th, 2017|Legislative, Meet The Speaker|