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About Your Speaker Author Bob Chaput 11 25 2011

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** More HIPAA Compliance BootCamp™ and complementary HIPAA HITECH webinars dates released for 2014 - 2015 and beyond! View our schedule or find your nearest event at http://www.clearwatercompliance.com **

Mr. Chaput is president of Clearwater Compliance LLC.

Clearwater Compliance helps Covered Entities and Business Associates meet stringent HIPAA-HITECH Security Rule requirements and address one of five health outcomes policy priorities in the Meaningful Use Stage 1 guidelines dealing with privacy and security. Over the past 30 years, Bob has worked as an educator, an executive and an entrepreneur.

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  1. 1. ABOUT YOUR SPEAKER & AUTHOR Bob Chaput, CISSP, MA, MCSE, CHP, CHSS CEO & Founder, Clearwater Compliance LLC Over the past 35 years, Bob has worked as an educator, an executive and an entrepreneur. Hehas assisted businesses and individuals in developing highly secure information technology (IT) strategiesthat are tightly linked with their business strategies and goals. His workshops, seminars, writings andconsultations reflect his knowledge, humor, enthusiasm and vision. Given world events, increasinglymore stringent security and privacy regulations around safeguarding personal and healthcareinformation (PII and PHI) along with increased business dependency on technology, his passion and focusis helping organizations become and remain compliant with HIPAA and HITECH regulations. He doesn’t simply write about and talk about it! He’s been there, done that and continues to bean active information security and regulatory compliance executive. Bob is no stranger to managing andprotecting large amounts of data – his experience includes managing some of the world’s largesthealthcare databases, requiring the highest levels of security and privacy. Bob’s experience as an EVP &CIO and general manager of leading publically-traded global organizations at GE, Johnson & Johnson andHealthways for 30+ years equips him to help others make informed decisions about information privacyand security and implement more effective solutions. His business career spans many years ofincreasingly greater responsibility for all aspects of regulatory compliance and information security, with20+ of those years covering the highly data-regulated healthcare industry. As an educator, he hascontinued to expand and update his knowledge base through post graduate study, earning professionalcertifications and participating in professional healthcare and other organizations. In addition to his practical experience, he holds the Certified Information Systems SecurityProfessional (CISSP), Certified HIPAA Professional (CHP), Certified HIPAA Security Specialist (CHSS) andnumerous other technical certifications. Mr. Chaput earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees inmathematics and two advanced certificates from the Vanderbilt School of Engineering. He has been anadjunct faculty member at Belmont University and the ITT Technical Institute. Bob is listed in Who’s Who of American Executives and is a member of ACHE, HIMSS, HCCA,HIMSS, AHIMA and ISSA. He is active in the community and has served on several non-profit and advisoryboards. He mostly recently served on the executive committee of the Board of the Nashville TechnologyCouncil for several years. Currently Bob serves on the Advisory Board of iQuantifi, a web-based financialplanning services firm. Mr. Chaput created and moderates the HIPAA HITECH Blue Ribbon Panel™, a group of industryexperts who provide robust discussions on these regulations in monthly forums. His company is a Co-Sponsor of ANSI’s PHI Project, a study of risks and costs associated with the unauthorized disclosure inaddition to his participation on the Oversight Committee.Mr. Chaput has given speeches and delivered live webinars to numerous MGMA chapters, healthcareassociations, the ACHE, SIM and the COO Forum, among others to several thousand attendees. He is anactive and acclaimed HIPAA HITECH blogger and his work can be found at http://AboutHIPAA.com, anews, educational and resources website that he sources and sponsors. On and off over the past 10years, Bob has run his own successful business and information technology consulting and services firms,including Paragon Ventures Group, American Technology Group, Data Mountain LLC and now Clearwater _________________________________________________________________________________________ Clearwater Compliance LLC • Nashville | Chicago | Cincinnati | Salt Lake City Tel (615) 656-4299 • Fax (866) 734-1181 • www.ClearwaterCompliance.com
  2. 2. ABOUT YOUR SPEAKER & AUTHOR Bob Chaput, CISSP, MA, MCSE, CHP, CHSS CEO & Founder, Clearwater Compliance LLCCompliance LLC. He is an expert in regulatory compliance, HIPAA, HITECH, and data protection, includingonline data backup and recovery.Among his most recently requested topics, Bob presents the following webinars, seminars andworkshops:  How to Conduct a Meaningful Use HIPAA Security Risk Analysis. Preparation for organizations to complete their Meaningful Use Stage attestation and the requirements of 45 C.F.R. §164.308(a)(1)(ii)(A)  How to Establish Your Breach Notification Program. Assists organizations in standing up security incident management and breach notification policies and procedures, awareness and training and technology solutions for documentation and reporting.  How to Revitalize Your HIPAA-HITECH Compliance Program. Cover several ways in which to jump- start your program, create an internal progress ‘meter’ and become ready for HIPAA Compliance audits.  How to Meet HIPAA-HITECH Encryption Requirements. Learn specifics of the regulations and how to leverage ‘safe harbor’ provisions in the Data Breach Notification Rule.  HIPAA Security and Privacy Refresher. For new and experienced healthcare professionals requiring a refresh on the latest regulations, learn the essentials.  The Truth about HIPAA Security, The HITECH Act and Data Backup. Separate fact from fiction when it comes to specific data backup and recovery requirements.  PC Encryption Regulatory Compliance. Learn how to meet the evolving state and federal statutes on personal information privacy and security.  HIPAA Security, The HITECH Act and Contingency Planning. Discover how the HITECH Act specifically raises the ante of HIPAA Security Requirements.  A Buyer’s Guide - What to Look For in Online Backup and Recovery Services. Learn all the right questions to ask and how to be assured that your business goals will be met.  How The HITECH Act Raises the Ante on HIPAA Security Rule Compliance. Learn the four major areas and fifteen majors ways in which The HITECH Act puts “teeth” into The HIPAA Security Final Rule.  Risk Management in the New Millennium. Learn the ten essential and practical security actions all businesses must consider to safeguard their data and their businesses.  Business Continuity Planning for Small and Medium Businesses. Learn why planning for data loss events is even more critical for small and medium businesses to survive.He has written many articles and white papers on data protection and HIPAA-HITECH regulatoryrequirements over the years, including a monthly column for the Nashville Business Journal.Bob is also available for individualized consultations to assist you in successfully embracing dataprotection and security best practices and HIPAA HITECH compliance to help grow your business or todevelop and deliver speaking topics tailored to your unique business requirements.For more information call (615) 656-4299 or e-mail: bob.chaput@ClearwaterCompliance.com _________________________________________________________________________________________ Clearwater Compliance LLC • Nashville | Chicago | Cincinnati | Salt Lake City Tel (615) 656-4299 • Fax (866) 734-1181 • www.ClearwaterCompliance.com
  3. 3. ABOUT YOUR SPEAKER & AUTHOR Bob Chaput, CISSP, MA, MCSE, CHP, CHSS CEO & Founder, Clearwater Compliance LLCWhat some participants have to say…“It was fantastic! I have never had such a turn out for an ISM lecture before… You pulled them in.And, once you had them, you really did a fabulous job! It was very basic, thorough, punchy, etc.You are a joy to listen to. You are a natural teacher, and I am thrilled I finally got to use yourconsiderable talents in the classroom.” Karen Wieckert, Ph.D. Belmont University“We can’t thank you enough for your wonderful, informative seminar at our chapter meeting thisweek … I know you put lots of preparation into your presentation. I am getting lots of positivefeedback from other managers.” Sandy Murphy Chapter President, Capitol Area MGMA“Very informative presentation—great speaker—please have him back again at future conferences” Jackie Bass Maples Industries, Inc“I would recommend this seminar to any business person. It is a great way to update yourknowledge of current technology, and arm you with information that is necessary to makedecisions that all businesses are faced with today. My company has a need to do a major systemupgrade. We need more information to understand the recommendations being made to us. Thiswas exactly what we needed.” Tiffany Lynn Nashville Neuroscience Group, P.C.Technical expertise is fairly easy to find; technical expertise with management skills and the abilityto make things happen within the timeline while Murphy’s Law is shooting at you is much moredifficult to find but that is what I saw at Bob’s Disaster Recovery 101 webinar. Take one of hisupcoming webinars and see if you agree.” Sam Wexler President , Florida Association of Computer User Groups“…great webinar presentation of a boring subject. I have attended several HIPAA/HITECH webinarsin the past and can honestly say that this was THE BEST I have seen so far.” – Administrator, major urban hospital“An “eye-opener” training session. Great info to take back to our business. Excellent speaker” Reva Baker Jasper Rubber“Bob Chaput does a masterful job at communicating the sometimes complex and often bafflingcontemporary world of computer technology. He effectively uses his Fortune 500 background andsmall business consulting experience to teach through an engaging mix of stories and examples.” Mike Sowers President, SafeGuard Business Services, Inc.“Mr. Chaput is extremely knowledgeable and really opened my eyes to important issues andstandards in the IT world! I learned something to bring back to my office the first night!” Brandi Surface, Office Manager Management Solutions Group_________________________________________________________________________________________ Clearwater Compliance LLC • Nashville | Chicago | Cincinnati | Salt Lake City Tel (615) 656-4299 • Fax (866) 734-1181 • www.ClearwaterCompliance.com

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