Premise Health’s Privacy Officer, Morris Landau, JD, MHA, LLM, to speak at The Knowledge Congress
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About Morris Landau
Morris Landau is the Privacy Officer at Premise Health. Prior to joining Premise, Morris was the Privacy Officer at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, and prior to his position at UT Southwestern, he served as a Privacy Officer and counsel at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.
As the Privacy Officer at UT Southwestern and St Jude, he provided leadership and oversight for all privacy and security-related activities. He wrote the HIPAA privacy policies and procedures for institutions as well as ensured that these institutions were compliant with all HIPAA regulations and state laws which affected patient privacy and security.
Prior to joining St. Jude, Morris served as a Health Policy Analyst with the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), Office of Policy and Research, in Washington, D.C. Prior to joining ONC, Morris served as the first HIPAA Privacy Specialist in the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR) in Dallas, Texas, and in New York City, where he specialized in HIPAA enforcement and in drafting HIPAA OCR internal policies as well as provided HIPAA technical assistance and outreach to various health care entities.
Morris earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Communication with honors and a Bachelor of Arts in History with honors from the University of Texas at Austin. He earned his Juris Doctorate degree from the University Of Tennessee College Of Law in 1992. In 2000, Morris received his Master in Health Administration from the University of Memphis. In 2001, he received a Master of Laws in Health Law from the University of Houston Law Center. Morris has written several articles on diverse health law topics and has given many lectures to a variety of groups, including government agencies, health care entities, and health care attorneys, and has served as a Master in Health Administration program as a guest lecturer and instructor.
About Premise Health
Premise Health is a leading worksite health and patient engagement company dedicated to improving the cost and quality of employee healthcare. With more than 40 years of experience, Premise Health manages more than 500 worksite-based health and wellness centers across the country. The company serves more than 200 of the nation’s leading employers, including a significant number of the Fortune 1000. Premise Health is a company of Water Street Healthcare Partners, a strategic investor focused exclusively on the health care industry. For more information on Premise Health, visit dev-premise-wp.pantheonsite.io.
Ensuring security and confidentiality of patient’s healthcare data has been the number one priority of Healthcare Providers. One of the best way of safeguarding confidential data and information is the exploitation of Cloud Computing for Healthcare Records.
In a two hour live webcast, a panel of key thought leaders and professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group will offer an overview of the latest trends and best practices with regards to Cloud Data Security and its impact on Healthcare Providers.
Key topics include:
· Electronic Personal Health Information (ePHI)
· Cloud Service Provider
· HIPAA and HITECH Legislative Acts
· Healthcare Regulatory Compliance
· Healthcare Industry Compliance Strategy
· Encryption Keys for ePHI
· The Federal Information Processing Standard 140-2 (FIPS 140-2)
· FIPS Encryption Standards
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