Job Order ID: 1377
Employment Type: Permanent
Job Location: Valley Stream New York
Target Salary:

Job Function:

The HIPPA Privacy Specialist will play a key role to enhance HIPPA compliance regulations. This person will play a key role in building and maintaining a program to enhance HIPAA Compliance regulations within the organization:

  • Reviews and ensures all organizational privacy forms, policies, standards, procedures and other materials reflect current organization and practices and requirements
  • Performs activities related to the implementation, maintenance of, and adherence to the organization’s policies and procedures covering the privacy of patient health information in compliance with federal and state laws and the healthcare organization’s information  privacy practices
  • Investigates, reports and tracks inappropriate access, use and disclosure of protected health information
  • Manages and performs initial and periodic privacy risk assessments
  • Collaborates  with  departments  to ensure consistent application of sanctions for failure to comply with privacy policies for all individuals in the organization’s workforce, extended workforce, and for all business associates
  • Schedule is Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

For immediate consideration, please send your resume to indeed-HCTempAdmin@whitecapsearch.comcall 646.813.3001, or apply online.
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Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Health or Business related area; Masters is preferred (MHA)
  • Registered Nursing degree (RN) preferred but not required
  • Experience in a healthcare setting, with experience with Electronic Health Records (EHRs) or Clinical Information Systems
  • Knowledge of HIPAA Compliance and security requirements as it relates to healthcare data
  • Experience with rules and regulations pertaining to regulatory compliance requirements such as HIPAA, HITECH, and SOX preferred