New York, NY, December 21, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Robb S. Harvey, Partner, Waller 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 Robb Harvey
Robb Harvey is a partner in Waller’s Nashville, Tennessee office. His practice centers on complex intellectual property, media, commercial and franchise litigation involving substantial damages claims in federal and state courts across the country. With extensive experience in matters involving computer fraud, privacy, defamation and trade secrets, Robb frequently works alongside Waller’s healthcare regulatory attorneys in matters involving data breaches affecting hospitals, health systems and other healthcare providers. Robb is recognized in Chambers USA and Best Lawyers. He earned his undergraduate and law degrees from Vanderbilt University.
In the evolving healthcare reform environment, Waller (www.wallerlaw.com) helps its clients focus on their primary mission: providing high quality patient care. Providers rely on Waller’s experienced attorneys for advice and counsel on physician/hospital alignment; M&A and joint ventures; Medicare payment issues; Stark and anti-kickback compliance; electronic health records and privacy rules; and legislative and regulatory developments. Waller assists hospitals; surgery centers; imaging centers; physician practice management companies; home health and hospice providers; skilled nursing and senior living facilities; dialysis providers and rehabilitation facilities throughout the country.
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. The 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.