recognized expert in health information security and privacy
national HealthSec conference
on health information security: 1998, 1999, 2000
of several books on HIPAA security, and advisor and columnist
for "Briefings on HIPAA" and other publications
to participate in JCAHO-NCQA national confidentiality workshop
Frequent speaker at conferences sponsored by CMS, AHIMA,
WEDI, and other leadership organizations
Certified information security professional: CISM and CISSP,
the only security certification endorsed by ISO
Former head of information security at Massachusetts General
Former chief information security officer at Beth Israel
Deaconess Medical Center and CareGroup
years with Harvard University teaching hospitals, health
centers, and physician practices
has a good grip on the technology
... and also on management issues.
Those traits are essential, but
not often found together.”
is a person of high integrity ...
a straight shooter” who “has done
a fabulous job” as Chief Information
Security Officer at CareGroup.
KPMG Peat Marwick
“The best out there.”
CIO, CareGroup, Inc.
ABOUT KATE BORTEN'S SEMINARS
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