Delaware Law School and First Healthcare Compliance

Announce Schedule of Expert Presenters for HIPAA Privacy and Security
Summit

November 14, 2019

The HIPAA Privacy and Security Summit is a joint effort of Widener University Delaware Law School and First Healthcare Compliance to provide timely updates for professionals serving in healthcare, business and legal roles. The full day event will be held on November 14, 2019 in Ruby R. Vale Moot Courtroom at the Delaware Law School and will include continental breakfast, lunch, CLE and CEUs, and a complimentary copy of the HIPAA Privacy and Security book by First Healthcare Compliance. Registration is open to the public.

Expert presenters will discuss regulations and real-life scenarios related to HIPAA privacy and security including Business Associates, responses to cybersecurity incidents, audits, breaches, HIPAA best practices and more. Attendees will be eligible to receive multiple learning credits. The fast-paced schedule provides ample opportunity for networking in addition to expert educational  sessions.

8:00 a.m.-8:15 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:15 a.m.-8:30 a.m.
Opening Remarks and Welcome

8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
Iliana Peters, Esq.
It’s Midnight. Do you know where your data is?

9:30 a.m.- 9:40 a.m.
Break

9:40 a.m. -10:40 a.m.
Jo-Ellyn Sakowitz Klein, CIPP/US

Buying a Breach: HIPAA Best Practices in M&A

10:40 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
Break

10:50 a.m. -11:50 a.m.
Rebecca Rakoski, Esq.
HIPAA is Not the Only Game in Town: How New Domestic and International Data Privacy Regulations are Changing the Face of Healthcare

11:50 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
Lunch Break and Announcements

12:20 p.m.-12:50 p.m.
Distinguished Speaker
Nicholas P. Heesters, Jr., MEng, JD, CIPP
Health Information Privacy Security Specialist
HIPAA Compliance & Enforcement
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
Office for Civil Rights

12:50 p.m. -1:50 p.m.
Rachel Rose, Esq.

HIPAA and the HITECH Act: Recent Case Law, Statutory Changes and
Penalty Assessments

1:50 p.m.-2:50 p.m. Ray Ribble, President of Spher, Inc.
Surviving an OCR Audit – Lessons Learned

2:50 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Break

3:00 p.m. -4:00 p.m.
Jennifer Brady, Esq.
Business Associates under HIPAA: Compliance Requirements, Liability Considerations, and the Anatomy of a (Business Associate) Breach

4:00 p.m. -5:00 p.m.
Kathleen McNicholas MD, JD, CHC, CCEP
HIPAA and Ethics