Christine Moundas, Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP to Speak at TKG’s The HIPAA Privacy Rule: Trends, Developments, and Compliance Issues Explored

This event is scheduled for Thursday, May 28, 2020 from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm (ET).

For further details, please visit:
https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/hipaa-privacy-rule/

About Christine Moundas
Christine Moundas is a partner in the firm’s health care practice group. She is also a co-head of the firm’s Digital Health Initiative. Christine provides strategic, regulatory, compliance, and transactional advice to health care clients, including health systems, hospitals, academic medical centers, long-term care providers, pharmaceutical companies, digital health companies, and investors. As part of her practice, Christine also counsels clients on privacy, security and breach matters, and focuses on emerging issues in the digital health space.

Prior to joining Ropes & Gray, Christine worked for over five years in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) Office of Inspector General. Her work focused on the oversight of certain aspects of federal reimbursement policy, federal fraud and abuse and program integrity initiatives, the Medicare administrative appeals process, as well as national health information technology initiatives.

About Ropes & Gray LLP
Ropes & Gray is a leading global law firm with 11 offices located around the world. Our Washington, D.C.-based FDA regulatory team includes seasoned lawyers knowledgeable in all areas of FDA regulation. The team’s varied backgrounds bring a breadth of perspectives to the practice which includes attorneys who have worked at the FDA, as in-house counsel at life sciences companies and as key policy advisors in Congress.

As part of our multidisciplinary life sciences group, our FDA regulatory team has a broad view of the commercial and regulatory forces affecting life sciences companies. In addition to traditional regulatory counseling and administrative litigation, we advise clients on corporate and transactional matters, government enforcement investigations, compliance program design and implementation, and FDA-related intellectual property analyses and litigation.

Abstract
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) privacy officers are continuously faced with significant challenges brought by industry and rule changes in healthcare. Regulatory updates affecting HIPAA standards and implementation also require immediate consideration and review.

With the major changes and developments emerging in this area, potential risks and challenges are expected to rise alongside other existing issues, making compliance even more important.

In this LIVE Webcast, privacy law experts Scott Pink (O’Melveny & Myers LLP) and Christine Moundas (Ropes & Gray LLP) will provide the audience with an in-depth analysis of the recent trends in the HIPAA Privacy Rule. Speakers will present significant developments in the landscape and how these can affect regulation and enforcement. They will also provide best practices to stay compliant.

About The Knowledge Group
The Knowledge Group 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: http://theknowledgegroup.org/.