Adam Greene, a nationally-recognized authority on HIPAA and the HITECH Act, primarily counsels health care systems and technology companies on compliance with the HIPAA privacy, security, and breach notification requirements. Adam is a former regulator at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), where he played a key role in administering and enforcing the HIPAA rules. At HHS, Adam was responsible for determining how HIPAA rules apply to new and emerging health information technologies and he was instrumental in the development of the current enforcement process.
Adam’s work at HHS during the evolution of HIPAA and related regulations has given him a keen understanding of agency interactions with the health care community. Adam has written numerous articles on the HIPAA rules and is a frequent speaker on the subject. Adam also serves as the Chair of the HIMSS Cloud Security Workgroup.
Adam is a regular contributor to Davis Wright Tremaine's Privacy and Security Law Blog, PrivSecBlog.com. He is also a member of DWT’s Breach Response Team (dwt.com/IncidentResponse).
Contributions by Adam Greene
HIPAA Policy and Enforcement Trends: A Q&A With the OCR
Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2019
HIPAA Enforcement for Covered Entities and Business Associates
Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2018
Vendor Management in Healthcare Privacy (and Beyond)
Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2016
Your Life on Your Phone: Healthcare App Privacy and Security
Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2015
The Challenges of Applying HIPAA to the Cloud
Speaker at IAPP Privacy Academy 2014
- Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2013