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UVM Medical Center

Compliance and Privacy Manager

LocationBurlington, VT
Location and AddressBuilding Name: UVMMC - 95 St. Paul Street
Building NameBuilding Name: UVMMC - 95 St. Paul Street
DepartmentCompliance & Privacy
ScheduleFull Time/ Regular
Standard Hours40
ShiftDay (United States of America)
Primary Shift8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Weekend NeedsNone
RecruiterAbby Luck
Job Requisition IdR0023335


Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The UVM Health Network Compliance and Privacy Manager assists the Network Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer in implementing the UVM Health Network compliance and privacy programs.  The Compliance and Privacy Manager does this by: (i) serving as an organization-wide resource for and authority on issues related to health information privacy, (ii) developing and providing training for new employees and on-going education of all employees relating to compliance and privacy matters; (iii) assisting the Compliance and Privacy Officer and the General Counsel’s office with health care regulatory matters, such as those related to fraud and abuse, anti-kickback and Stark law issues; (iv) identifying compliance and privacy related risk areas and conducting audits of such risk areas, and making recommendations based upon audit findings; (v) keeping current on all applicable legal and regulatory requirements; (vi) reviewing and developing departmental and organizational policies that promote compliance with all applicable legal and regulatory requirements; and (vii) engaging in special investigations in response to external requests for records and audits.  

EDUCATION:

A JD degree is required; Certification in Healthcare Privacy Compliance (CHPC) or as a Healthcare Information Security and Privacy Practitioner (HCISPP) desired

EXPERIENCE:

Three or more years of experience desired, particularly with analyzing health care regulatory requirements and translating then into policy or recommendations for operations; familiarity with health care fraud and abuse laws including Stark, Anti-kickback and the False Claims Act, familiarity with privacy laws applicable to the healthcare industry, including HIPAA, HITECH, and 42 CFR Part 2; Experience with managing breaches of PHI, including investigation, patient notification and breach reporting; experience counseling operations on setting up and participation in health information exchanges and other data sharing initiatives; experience with data privacy in connection with research.

The University of Vermont Medical Center is committed to being a national model for the delivery of high quality academic health care for a rural region.

The University of Vermont Medical Center will continue to ensure that individuals are employed, and that employees are treated during candidacy and employment, without regard to their sex, gender identity or expression, ancestry, place of birth, HIV status, marital status, age, language, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status or obligation for service in the armed forces, or any other characteristic protected by law in all employment practices as follows:

Employment decisions at The University of Vermont Medical Center are based on legitimate job related criteria. All personnel actions or programs that affect qualified individuals, such as employment, upgrading, demotion, transfer, recruitment, advertising, termination, rate of pay or other forms of compensation, and selection for training, are made without discrimination based upon the individual’s sex, gender identity or expression, ancestry, place of birth, HIV status, marital status, age, language, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status or obligation for service in the armed forces, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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