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A Summit on Healthcare Privacy and Data Security: HIPAA and Beyond

September 14-16, 2003
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel
Baltimore, MD

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HIPAA Summit
Sponsored by:

American Academy of Professional Coders
American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management
American Association of Preferred Provider Organizations
American Association of Medical Transcription
American Medical Group Association
Association for Electronic Health Care Transactions
Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors, Inc.
Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems
Association of Telehealth Service Providers
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association
Catholic Health Association
Disease Management Association of America
E-Health Initiative
Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission
Federation of American Hospitals
Food and Drug Law Institute
Health Insurance Association of America
Health Level Seven
Health Technology Center
Healthcare Leadership Council
Integrated Healthcare Association
International Association of Privacy Professionals
Internet Healthcare Coalition
IPA Association of America
Medical Device Manufacturers Association
Medical Group Management Association
Medical Records Institute
Medical Transcription Industry Alliance
National Association of Claim Processing Professionals
National Association of Medical Staff Services
National Business Coalition on Health
National Council for Prescription Drug Programs
North Carolina Healthcare Information and Communications Alliance
Phoenix Health Systems
Professional Association of Health Care Office Management
(URAC) American Accreditation HealthCare Commission
Washington Business Group on Health
Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange
Work Group for the Computerization of Behavioral Health and Human Services Records

Supported by:
Health Law Section and Section of Science and Technology Law, American Bar Association

Co-Sponsored by:
Advance for Health Information Executives
Advance for Health Information Professionals
AIS HIPAA Patient Privacy Guide
AIS Report on Patient Privacy
AIS Report on Medicare Compliance
AHA News
BNA's Privacy and Security Law Report
BNA's Health Care Fraud Report
BNA's Health Law Reporter
Briefings on Coding Compliance Strategies
Briefings on HIPAA
Compliance Hotline
Corporate Compliance Officer
eHealth Insider
Employer's Guide to HIPAA Privacy Requirements
Employer's Guide to Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
E-Healthcare Market Reporter
Group Practice Journal
Guide to Medical Privacy and HIPAA
Health Affairs Journal
Health Data Management
Health Information Compliance Insider
Health Information Privacy Alert
Health Law Update
Health Law Week
Health Management Technology
Healthcare Compliance Portfolio
Healthcare Financial Management
Healthcare Forum Journal
Healthcare Informatics
Healthcare Information Security: The Newsletter for IT Security Professionals
Healthcare Intelligence Network
Healthcare Publishing News
Healthcare Risk Management Report
HIPAA and ehealth for Facility Management
HIPAA and eHealth for Physician Practices
HIPAA Desk Reference
HIPAA Implementation Newsletter
HIPAA Privacy Staff Trainer
Hospital Litigation & Liability Alert
Hospital Litigation Reporter
Hospitals & Health Networks
Inside Healthcare Computing
Inside HIPAA Compliance
Interactive Healthcare Report
Internet Medicine
Jenks Healthcare Business Report
Journal of Health Care Compliance
Journal of Health Policy Politics & Law
Managed Care Report
Managed Healthcare
Market Report
MD Computing
Millin's Health Fraud Monitor
Modern Healthcare
Modern Physician
Physician Practice Compliance Alert
Physician Practice Compliance Report
Practical Guidance on HIPAA and eHealth
Privacy Law Adviser
Privacy Officer Advisor
Medical Education Collaborative
   A Nonprofit Education Organization

Monday, September 15, 2003
Sponsored by
Mid Atlantic Health Initiative (MAHI)


  • Special Session on HIPAA Transactions and Code Sets Implementation
  • Advanced Strategies in HIPAA Transactions Testing
  • Practical Initiatives in HIPAA Security Compliance
  • Privacy Implementation after the Compliance Date
  • Best Practice HIPAA Compliance Case Studies
  • Privacy Officer Training by the International Association of Privacy Professionals


Thomas R. Barker, Esq.
Health Policy Counselor to the Office of the Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, US Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC

William R. Braithwaite, MD, Ph.D.
"Doctor HIPAA", Former National Director, HIPAA Advisory Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Former Senior Advisor on Health Information Policy Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC

John R. Lumpkin, MD, MPH
Sr. Vice President, Director Health Care Group, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Chair, National Committee on Vital Health Statistics, Princeton, NJ

Susan McAndrew, Esq.
Senior Advisor for HIPAA Privacy Policy, Office for Civil Rights, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC

Featured Speakers:

Rosemary B. Abell
Director, National Healthcare Vertical Solutions, Keane, Inc., Co Chair, NCHICA Data Security Work Force, Durham, NC

Jared Adair (Invited)
Senior Official for HIPAA Implementation, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services, Baltimore, MD

W. Holt Anderson
Executive Director, North Carolina Healthcare, Information & Communications Alliance, Inc. (NCHICA), Research Triangle Park, NC

Marti Arvin
Privacy Officer, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Jeffrey S. Bardin, CISSP, CISM, NSA IAM
Principal and Chief Security Officer, Treadstone 71, Holliston, MA

Steve Bass
President and CEO, Washington Publishing Company, Rockville, MD

Gary A. Beatty
President, EC Integrity, Chair, X12N Insurance Subcommittee, Stewartville, MN

Leslie C. Bender, Esq.
General Counsel & Privacy Officer, roiWebEd Company, Principal, Leslie C. Bender, PA, Timonium, MD

Jessica Blazer, Esq.
Counsel, Law & Regulatory Affairs, Aetna, Blue Bell, PA

Cathleen Casagrande
Director, Health Information & Privacy, Frederick Memorial Health System, Frederick, MD

Jim DiDonato
HIPAA Project Manager & Information Security Officer, Program Management Office, Baystate Health System, Springfield, MA

Scott Drinkard, MBA
HIPAA Project Consultant, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA

Michael Falzano
Senior Director/Chief Healthcare Compliance Officer, The TriZetto Group, Albany, NY

Glenn S. Fields
HIPAA and Healthcare Executive, National Healthcare Vertical Solutions Team, Keane, Inc., Ballston Lake, NY

David A. Feinberg, CDP
President, Rensis Corporation, Co Chair, X12 Insurance Subcommittee, HIPAA Implementation and Coordination Work Group, Seattle, WA

Robert A. Fisher
President and CEO, Foresight Corporation, Columbus, OH

Jason Froggatt, Esq.
Associate, Davis Wright Tremaine, LLP, Seattle, WA

Lisa A. Gallagher
Senior Vice President, URAC Information & Technology Accreditation, Washington, DC

Christian S. Genetski, Esq.
Partner, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal, Washington, DC

Alan S. Goldberg, JD, LLM
Partner, Goulston & Storrs, Adjunct Professor, University of Maryland School of Law, Moderator, AHLA HIT Listserve, Washington, DC

Marne E. Gordan
Director, Regulatory Affairs, TruSecure Corporation, Herndon, VA

Tom Hanks
Partner, Strategy & Change, Health Care Industry, IBM Business Consulting Services, Chicago. IL

Tracie Hanna
Legislative Privacy Officer, American Republic Insurance Company, Des Moines, IA

Melinda Reid Hatton, Esq.
Vice President and Senior Washington Counsel, American Hospital Association, Washington, DC

W. Reece Hirsch, Esq.
Partner, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal, San Francisco, CA

Angel Hoffman, RN, MSN
Director, Corporate Compliance, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburg, PA

J. Trevor Hughes
Executive Director, International Association of Privacy Professionals York, ME

Network Security Analyst, Valley Medical Center, Renton, WA

Karl Ideman, CEO
Pool Administrators, Inc., Wethersfield, CT

Thomas E. Jeffry, Esq.
Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine, LLP, Los Angeles, CA

Patricia Johnston, CHP, FHIMSS
Director, Health Information Privacy and Security and Corporate Compliance, Texas Health Resources, Arlington, TX

Mike Jorgensen
HIPAA Program Director, Wellpoint Health Plans, Atlanta, GA

Katherine M. Keefe, Esq.
Partner, Reed Smith LLP, Philadelphia, PA

Steven S. Lazarus, Ph.D., FHIMSS
President, Boundary Information Group, Immediate Past Chair, WEDI, Denver, CO

Deborah Lelinski, MA
IDX Carecast tm Division Manager, HIPAA Product Marketing, IDX Corporation, Seattle, WA

Richard Marks, Esq.
Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, Co Chair, Security and Privacy Sub-Working Group on HIPAA Business Associate Contracts, Chair, Security and Privacy Sub-Working Group on HIPAA Security Certification, WEDI, Washington, DC

Emily McConkey, Esq.
Assistant General Counsel, American Republic Insurance Company, Des Moines, IA

Jim McHaney
HIPAA and Technology Practice Leader, Milliman USA, Atlanta, GA

Deborah Meisner
Vice President, Standards Implementation, WebMD, Nashville, TN

Debbie Mikels
Corporate Manager, Confidentiality, Partners HealthCare System, Wellesley, MA

Lisa Miller
Chief Operating Officer, Washington Publishing Company, Rockville, MD

Marion Munagian, RN
Privacy Officer, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

Joseph C. Nichols MD
Chief Medical Information Officer, Paladin Data Systems, Seattle, WA

Linda Nolan, RHIT, CPHQ
Assistant Privacy Officer, North Shore Medical Center, Partners HealthCare System, Salem, MA

Rachel Nosowsky, Esq.
Assistant General Counsel, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Keith Olenik
Chief Privacy Officer, St. Luke's Health Systems, Kansas City, MO

Uday O. Ali Pabrai, CHSS, SCNA
President and CEO, HIPAA Academy, Clive, IA

John C. Parmigiani
National Practice Director, CTG HealthCare Solutions, Inc., Former Director of Enterprise Standards, HCFA, Cincinnati, OH

Kenneth Patterson
Information Security Manager, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Chair, Security Officers Forum, Massachusetts Health Data Consortium, Inc., Wellesley, MA

Wes Rishel
Vice President, Research Area Director, Gartner Healthcare Research, Alameda, CA

April Robertson, MPA, RHIA, RHIT, CHP
Corporate Compliance Officer, ChartOne, Inc., President, California Health Information Association, San Jose, CA

Sunny Singh
Chief Executive Officer, EDIFECS, Redmond, WA

David J. Smith, Esq.
Senior Deputy County Counsel, Office of County Counsel, San Diego County Counsel, San Diego, CA

Paul T. Smith, Esq.
Partner and Co Chair, HIPAA Task Force, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, San Francisco, CA

Christine Stahlecker
TCS Principal Consultant, CTGHS' National HIPAA Practice, Co Chair, WEDI Strategic National Implementation Process (SNIP), Co Chair, Health Level 7 Claims Attachment SIG, Cincinnati, OH

John Travis, CPA, MSA, CHFP
Director, Solution Management-Information Security and Privacy, Cerner Corporation, Kansas City, MO

Karen Trudel (Invited)
Advisor on Health Information Policy, Department of Health and Human Services, Baltimore, MD

Tom Walsh, CISSP
President, Tom Walsh Consulting, Former Information Security Manager, St. Luke's-Shawnee Mission Health System, Overland Park, KS

Bob Walters
President and CEO, Teros, Santa Clara, CA

Maria T. Ward
Senior Associate, PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP, Chair, DSMO Steering Committee, Co Chair, HL7 Attachment SIG, Co Chair, WEDI Attachment PAG, Chicago, IL

Roberta M. Ward, Esq.
Privacy Officer and Senior Counsel, California Department of Health Services, Folsom, CA

Thomas Welch, CPP, CISSP
Chief Executive Officer, Secure Enterprise Solutions, Parsippany, NJ

Rebecca L. Williams, RN, JD
Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine, LLP, Chair, Preemption Sub-workgroup of the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange, Seattle, WA

Paul Zeltwanger
Director, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Cincinnati, OH

Kepa Zubeldia, MD
President and CEO, Claredi Corp., Vice Chair, AFEHCT and WEDI Security Policy Advisory Group, Kaysville, UT

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