HHS Hiring To Expand Its Health Information Privacy Enforcement Team

July 17, 2009 at 1:52 pm

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) this week announced job openings on its Office For Civil Rights (OCR) Health Information Privacy Enforcement Team.  

The openings are for Health Information Privacy Specialist positions in OCR’s Division of Health Information Privacy, which enforces the Privacy Rule of the Health Information Portability & Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the confidentiality provisions of the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act.

The open period for these positions is Monday, July 13, 2009 to Friday, July 24, 2009.  

 For more information on these available positions, go to http://www.usajobs.gov/ and enter the corresponding job announcement number. 

For More Information

We hope that this information is useful to you. If you need assistance with EMR or other health care technology, privacy or other health care compliance, risk management, transaction or operation concerns, please contact Curran Tomko Tarski LLP Health Practice Group Chair, Cynthia Marcotte Stamer at (214) 270-2402, CStamer@CTTLegal.com or your other favorite Curan Tomko Tarski LLP Partner.

You can review other recent health care and internal controls resources and additional information about the health industry and other experience of Ms. Stamer here. If you or someone else you know would like to receive future updates about developments on these and other concerns, please be sure that we have your current contact information – including your preferred e-mail – by creating or updating your profile at here or e-mailing this information to CStamer@CTTLegal.com.

Advertisements

Entry filed under: Data Security, Electronic Health Records, Electronic Medical Records, Health, Health care, HIPAA, Privacy.

Office of National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Invites Input on Meaningful Use Of Electronic Medical Records For Purposes of Definition Stamer, Others To Discuss Tax & Employee Benefits Issues & Strategies At ABA Joint Tax/RPTE Section Fall Meeting


July 2009
S M T W T F S
« Jun   Aug »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031  

Recent Posts

Share this blog

Bookmark and Share
July 2009
S M T W T F S
« Jun   Aug »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031  

%d bloggers like this: