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Leidos
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Philadelphia, PA
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United States
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19104
Job Title:
HIPAA Investigator / Paralegal / Legal (Philadelphia)

HIPAA Investigator / Paralegal / Legal (Philadelphia)

Description:

Leidos is seeking a HIPAA Privacy Investigator to join our Philadelphia, PA team. The Mid-Level Privacy Investigator, follows established guidelines to investigate complaints alleging violations of the Privacy, Security and Breach Notification Rules of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). This includes gathering, summarizing, and analyzing evidence pursuant to investigations and making recommendations for effectuating compliance to management and legal counsel. Also responsible for maintaining case files and responding to citizen correspondence and telephone calls.

Main Duties:

  • Conducts complaint investigations and compliance reviews under the authority of the HIPAA Rules
  • Analyzes information provided by members of the public to determine whether the complaint raises an allegation of a violation of the HIPAA Rules
  • Develops and drafts investigative plans and data requests; interviews witnesses and other involved parties; analyzes data submitted by covered entities; and drafts administrative and corrective action closure letters, violation letters of finding, settlement agreements, and corrective action plans
  • Provides technical assistance to covered entities to facilitate the resolution of complaints and compliance reviews
  • Conducts administrative work associated with the disposition of health information privacy and security complaints
  • Makes formal presentations on various aspects of the HIPAA Rules to both lay and professional audiences

All applicants resumes must specifically state the experience, skills, and training listed in the Basic Qualifications.

Basic Qualifications

All applicants resumes must specifically state the experience, skills, and training listed in the Basic Qualifications.

  • Experience reviewing and analyzing documents
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the application of health information privacy and security laws to covered entities
  • Prior experience conducting investigations and resolving difficult and complex matters
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to develop partnerships with external and internal stakeholders to advance the agency s mission
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills (e.g., expertise in legal analysis, legal writing, interviewing, and presentations to a professional audience)

Desired Skills

  • Knowledge of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Act of 1996 and ability to use this knowledge in performing tasking;
  • J.D. or master s degree (preferably in health or related field). Certification in information security (CISSP and/or CISM, CISA, CIPP/CIPM/CIPT) also considered.
  • Experience in public speaking
  • Strong interest in civil rights


Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.

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