Data Security & Patient Privacy
In today’s heightened regulatory environment, healthcare providers and their business associates face a complex array of federal and state privacy rules established to safeguard patient health information. To navigate these regulations, they turn to Waller.
For compliance with HIPAA and state regulations governing protected health information, Waller is a trusted advisor to ambulatory surgery centers, behavioral healthcare companies, healthcare REITs, hospitals and health systems, pharmaceutical manufacturers, pharmacy benefits managers, physician practice groups, urgent care centers and other healthcare providers, as well as the companies with which they work - revenue cycle management firms, private payors, insurance brokers and other outside consultants. By understanding both the operations and objectives of our clients, we are able to help them focus on providing high-quality care in an increasingly demanding environment for patient privacy and data security.
Our services include:
Assisted client with response strategy and actions in a data breach involving a former employee.
Represented a cancer center in developing a response related to a HIPAA breach.
Represented the founders and owners of Harmony Healthcare IT in their equity recapitalization transaction with private equity firm Primus Capital.