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Company Thought Leaders to Discuss Top Issues and Trends in Healthcare Security, Privacy and Compliance at Events Across U.S.
Austin, TX, September 19, 2017 — CynergisTek, (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK), a leader in healthcare cybersecurity and information management, today announced that members of its executive team have been selected to speak at educational conferences and workshops focusing on cybersecurity, vendor management and OCR updates, taking place across the U.S. through the end of 2017. In their presentations, CynergisTek executives will share practical guidance and proven strategies that healthcare provider organizations can adopt to ensure patient privacy and data security policies are aligned with current HIPAA regulations, and that the organizations are prepared to address the shifting security landscape.
Conference attendees will hear presentations from CynergisTek’s executive team who, together, have a combined 125 years of experience, including: Mac McMillan, President and Chief Strategy Officer; Marti Arvin, Vice President of Audit Strategy; Clyde Hewitt, Vice President of Security Strategy; David Holtzman, Vice President of Compliance Strategy; and John Nye, Vice President of Cybersecurity Strategy.
CynergisTek will be speaking at over 20 national and regional events for the fall. For a full listing visit the Company’s website. A few of the events include:
- South Dakota Association of Healthcare Organizations (SDAHO) Annual Convention, “Cyber Security: What You Need to do Today to Mitigate the Threat,” (featuring McMillan), Rapid City, SD, Thursday, September 21 at 1:45 p.m. MDT.
- American Health Lawyer’s Association (AHLA) Fraud & Compliance Forum, “Educating Senior Leadership on Cybersecurity” (panel featuring Arvin), Baltimore, MD, Thursday, October 5 at 11:15 a.m. EDT.
- American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Convention & Exhibit, “OCR Update: Keeping Current on the Latest in Guidance, Enforcement and Audit for the Health Information Privacy, Security and Breach Notification Rules” (educational session featuring Holtzman), Los Angeles, CA, Wednesday, October 11 at 8 a.m. PDT.
In addition to providing valuable commentary on current privacy and security trends, CynergisTek’s thought leaders will share advice for ensuring due diligence in compliance efforts and in protecting the integrity of protected health information. “Amid constantly evolving threats and an ever-changing regulatory environment, healthcare organizations increasingly need specialized personnel and education to stay ahead of the curve and adapt to new landscape,” said Mac McMillan, President and Chief Strategy Officer at CynergisTek. “We look forward to attending these upcoming events to share our knowledge and proven best practices for security and compliance with others in the healthcare industry.”
To learn more about CynergisTek’s upcoming speaking engagements and workshops, visit www.cynergistek.com.
About CynergisTek Inc.
CynergisTek is a top-ranked cybersecurity and information management consulting firm dedicated to serving the healthcare industry. CynergisTek offers specialized services and solutions to help organizations achieve privacy, security, compliance, and document output management goals. Since 2004, the company has served as a partner to hundreds of healthcare organizations and is dedicated to supporting and educating the industry by contributing to relevant industry associations. The company has been named in numerous research reports as one of the top firms that provider organizations turn to for privacy and security, and won the 2017 Best in KLAS award for Cyber Security Advisory Services.
Forward Looking Statements
This release contains certain forward-looking statements relating to the business of CynergisTek that can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “believes,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “may” or similar expressions. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, including uncertainties relating to product/services development, long and uncertain sales cycles, the ability to obtain or maintain patent or other proprietary intellectual property protection, market acceptance, future capital requirements, competition from other providers, the ability of our vendors to continue supplying the company with equipment, parts, supplies and services at comparable terms and prices and other factors that may cause actual results to be materially different from those described herein as anticipated, believed, estimated or expected. Certain of these risks and uncertainties are or will be described in greater detail in our Form 10-K and Form 10-Q filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which are available at http://www.sec.gov. CynergisTek is under no obligation (and expressly disclaims any such obligation) to update or alter its forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
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