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Involves the development, implementation and monitoring of policies and processes to ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations in privacy and security of patient and protected health information. Develops privacy policies and systems from a strategic perspective; keeps abreast of privacy compliance issues, plans for changes and / or integration as new healthcare affiliations are assumed. Works with legal counsel, external agencies and management to manage breach incidents. Provides education and consultation to hospital and medical staff regarding the requirements, coordinates integration of standards and regulations with medical center or health system operations.
Applies knowledge of internal and external privacy and compliance regulations to execute preventative, investigative, and analytical compliance activities of all levels of complexity. Ability to read, analyze, and convey requirements outlined in relevant laws, regulations, and government advisories.
Bachelor's degree in related area and / or equivalent combination of experience / training.
Master's degree or equivalent experience as privacy analyst in a healthcare setting.
Three (3) or more years of relevant experience.
Experience and proven success in federal and state laws pertaining to privacy and information security (including HIPAA, the Information Practices Act, and Confidentiality of Medical Information Act) and medical center policies.
Certified in Healthcare Compliance.
Certified in Healthcare Privacy and Security (CHPS).
Must pass a background check.
Must pass physical, drug screen and TB test.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
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