Compliance Privacy Associate, Stamford Health Stamford, CT

Stamford Health is currently seeking an experienced Compliance Privacy Associate to support our Risk Management Department. Are you ready for a tremendous opportunity to join a team where your ideas and input will be encouraged and the opportunity to learn and grow begins day one?

Make an Impact.

And enrich your future.

As a Compliance Privacy Associate, your responsibilities will include:

  • Educating, monitoring and evaluating compliance with HIPAA privacy regulations
  • Ensuring patient privacy is maintained in accordance with Federal, State and accrediting organizations’ regulations
  • Monitoring and maintaining privacy reporting and auditing systems
  • Conducting analyses and providing reports on HIPAA compliance to key stakeholders
  • Working collaboratively with leadership, physicians, counsel and staff on HIPAA privacy issues

Qualified Compliance Associates will possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent; Master’s degree preferred
  • CHCO certification preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in healthcare compliance with at least 2 years of privacy experience, preferably in a healthcare or regulatory setting
  • High level of competency with computer skills, including Outlook, PowerPoint, Word and Excel
  • Ability to analyze data and trends to identify deficiencies and develop corrective action
  • Knowledge of HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996) and patient confidentiality
  • Knowledge of electronic medical records, including Meditech, HPF, eClinical Works
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
  • High level of integrity and confidentiality, and have excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, the ability to work alone and function as part of a team.
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment in order to appropriately receive patient complaints, determine the acuity of the complaints and collaborate with the Compliance Manager, SH Privacy Officer, Directors and/or other service providers to achieve satisfactory resolution
  • Excellent written, oral, presentation and communication skills

Stamford Hospital understands what it takes to attract talent to improve our workforce and support our mission, so we’re offering you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive, low cost health insurance plans available day one
  • Wellness programs
  • PTO/sick day accruals
  • Tax deferred annuity and (403b) pension plan
  • Award winning on-boarding and retention program
  • Rich tuition reimbursement
  • Individualized orientation
  • Free on-site parking and train station shuttle
  • Concierge service, i.e., dry cleaning, oil changes, vacation planning
  • Subsidized cafeteria
  • Childcare partnership with Bright Horizons

Are you ready to take your career to the next level and be inspired and supported to make the most of your skills and ideas? Contact us today! You may apply online at: StamfordHealth.org/Careers or email your resume to Diana Espinosa, Human Resources Partner, at: despinosa@stamhealth.org EOE M/F/D/V