Privacy and Security
Privacy and security are top of mind for almost everyone in health care. We work closely with our clients to develop a deep understanding of their businesses so that we can prevent problems and deal with issues if they occur. Recent experience includes client issues regarding disposition of patient records in the course of dissolving or merging businesses, electronic records management services and agreements, and analysis of the applicable privacy laws and duties of notification following loss of patient or other legally protected information.
Creation and review of privacy policies and procedures for media, healthcare, retail, service, and other clients in conjunction with findings from security audits and pursuant to emerging regulations such as the CCPA.
Advise and counsel on protection of PHI and other personal patient information in connection with sale of practice, disposition of records, distribution of consumer and commercial healthcare apps and devices, and in daily operations under the CCPA. Oversee response to healthcare technology data breaches.