Jennifer J. Hennessy, Associate

Data Privacy and Security

In the area of data privacy and security, Jennifer advises and assists clients with the following:

  • HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules, including investigations by the Office for Civil Rights.
  • State data privacy and breach notification laws.
  • Federal law 42 C.F.R. Part 2, Confidentiality of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Records.
  • Data de-identification in accordance with HIPAA's requirements.
  • Data management considerations to ensure compliance with applicable laws, including in the development and implementation of health information exchanges.
  • Data privacy and security policies and procedures.
  • The overall state of data privacy and security compliance during the due diligence or audit process.
  • Data privacy and security considerations involved in health plans disclosing health plan enrollee information.
  • Health care related data privacy and security issues in Website Privacy Policies and Terms of Use.

Jennifer is a frequent speaker and author on data privacy and security.