Healthcare IT Security in the Era of Meaningful Use & Heightened Enforcement

When: Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. EST

Where: Nashville Convention Center: 601 Commerce Street, Nashville, TN 37203, (615) 742-2000

Presenter: Mac McMillan, CEO of CynergisTek and Chair of the HIMSS Privacy & Security Task

McMillan will provide session attendees with a foundational understanding of the most significant IT security challenges currently facing healthcare today, including the security implications of Meaningful Use and other regulatory initiatives. In addition to providing an update on current industry trends, McMillan will also share lessons learned from CynergisTek’s experiences providing consultative services to multiple entities chosen to undergo the pilot phase of Office of Civil Rights (OCR) HIPAA Audit program.

About CynergisTek

CynergisTek is an authority in healthcare information security and privacy management, regulatory compliance, IT audit and advisory services, business continuity management, security technology selection and implementation, and secure IT infrastructure architecture and design solutions. The firm offers practical, manageable and affordable consulting services for organizations of all sizes and complexity. Using an organized, planned and collaborative approach, CynergisTek applies multidisciplinary expertise to serve as partner and mentor, to enhance the consulting experience and, ultimately, clients’ compliance and business performance. CynergisTek participates in and contributes to HIMSS, AHIMA, HFMA, HCCA, AHIA and other industry bellwether organizations. For more information visit, call 512.402.8550 or email