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2017 Health Information Privacy and Security New Year's Resolutions

Davis Wright Tremaine has created this checklist of potential health information privacy and security resolutions. It offers annual, quarterly and monthly lists to map out your privacy and security tasks for the year, and then you can check them off as you complete them. There are also empty rows fo...

Getting to the ROI of Privacy

Many privacy pros struggle to show their value to an organization. When advocating for more staff or budget, they are frequently asked to demonstrate what the return will be on that investment in privacy. But calculating the ROI for preventing something bad from happening is a bit like trying to pin...

Preparing for the GDPR: DPOs, PIAs, and Data Mapping

We know that organizations with mature privacy programs have internal privacy leadership and data management expertise, conduct privacy assessments for new and ongoing projects, and involve privacy in all facets of the product life cycle. These organizations are also more likely to conduct dat...

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