NOHIMSS 1/2 Day Conference: Information Security and Risk Management: A Growing Challenge

1/16/2015 4:30am, EST - 9:00am, EST

HIMSS Innovation Center | Cleveland, OH


NOHIMSS Winter Conference on Information Security and Risk Management: A Growing Challenge

January 16, 2015, Greater Cleveland Health and Innovation Center, HIMSS 4th floor

As reports of data breaches become more frequent and severe, ensuring the security of patient information has become a central topic across the healthcare industry. Keeping electronic healthcare information deeply protected, yet quickly accessible to those who care for patients, is an evolving challenge that must be continually addressed. This conference will explore several aspects of managing the challenges related to protecting data, including new innovations in electronic information security.

Subject Areas
Recent changes in HIPAA regulations, and what organizations are doing to meet those changing requirements.
Topics related to risk assessment, as it relates to privacy and security.
How to prevent a data breach.
Steps to take to secure patient data.

7:30AM-8:00AM-    Registration and Breakfast

8:00AM-8:15AM-   Paul Simmons – President NOHIMSS –
HIMSS/NOHIMSS Updates of Upcoming Events

8:15AM-9:15AM-   Keynote Mike Stovsky – Partner Chair, Innovations, Information Technology and Intellectual Property Group, Member of Executive Committee Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP – Information Security Law

9:15AM-10:15AM- Peter Paulli – Executive Consultant, Strategic Advisory Group Beacon Partners Privacy and Security Officer - A Holistic Approach to Conducting a Risk Analysis

10:15AM-10:45AM- Break

10:45AM-11:45AM- Bryan McDowell and Chris Voller - University Hospitals –
Protecting Patient Data in the Changing World

11:45AM-Noon-       Dr. Robert White or Dr. Chris Hudak – Closing Remarks



Global Center for Health Innovation | HIMSS Innovation Center on the 4th Floor

Breakfast: Included

Huntington Parking Garage Address: 101 West Lakeside or 1129 West 3rd. St. (two entrances)

Sponsorship Inquiries:; Please contact Lou Ciraldo

COST: $60.00 per person, $500.00 for 10, $35.00 for students