Kegler Brown’s health information technology experts counsel clients in all issues related to the collection, storage and sharing of health care information. This involves navigating HIPAA and the evolving privacy and security considerations associated with it, as well as managing the application of various state and federal regulations involving matters like medical records ownership and confidentiality, patient rights, and electronic prescribing.
The attorneys at Kegler Brown stay on the cutting edge of HIT developments through active roles in the eHealth Initiative and other premier inter-industry associations concerned with both the technical and legal aspects of electronic health information.
- Regulatory compliance: ensuring methods for collecting, storing and transmitting health information and medical records comply with state and federal regulations issued by governing bodies, including boards of pharmacy and medical boards
- Contract review: drafting contracts and negotiating with vendors and suppliers that provide practice management programs, electronic medical records management and storage, data aggregation technologies and other critical services
For more information on our information technology services regarding health care, please contact Ralph Breitfeller.