New York, NY, December 13, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Tony Brooks, CISA, CRISC, Partner, Horne LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Mitigating the Risk of Health Care Data Breaches: A Practical Guide for the Industry.” This event is scheduled for April 9, 2013 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).
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About Tony Brooks
Tony Brooks, CISA, CRISC, is the director of information technology assurance and risk services for HORNE LLP. His practice focuses on the critical technology issues faced by today's organization executives, including information technology regulatory compliance, information privacy and security, records management, fraud prevention, disaster recovery and business continuity. Tony has more than 25 years of information technology experience including product management, regulatory compliance and information technology management. He is a Certified Information Systems Auditor and has obtained the Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control certification.
About Horne LLP
HORNE's (www.horne-llp.com) dedicated CPAs and health care accounting team provides services specific to the intensive demands of health care providers, including health care assurance and risk management, health care accounting, health care tax services, health care compliance, health care reimbursement and health care valuation. HORNE provides customized health care accounting and comprehensive advisory services for hospitals, health systems, physicians, and a multitude of other health care entities and providers including dental practices and medical device companies. HORNE also provides services tailored to assist health care attorneys in providing more robust services to their own clients. HORNE has served clients in the health care industry for more than 50 years.
In our evolving digital environment, every industry is at risk for data breaches. The health care industry is not immune to data intrusions as more physicians and hospitals adopt electronic health record systems. As the electronic storage and transmission of health care data becomes a standard operating practice, potential health care data breaches are a growing concern for the government, health care providers and health plans, their business associates and practicing health care lawyers.
To help you mitigate the risks of health care data breaches, the Knowledge Group is assembling a panel of key regulators and thought leaders to walk you through the nuts and bolts of investigating and responding to health care data breaches. Their speakers will provide best practices based on case studies and offer effective strategies to mitigate risks of heath care data intrusions while complying with health care data laws.
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: www.knowledgecongress.org.