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
Adam has been recognized as one of the "Top 10 Influencers in Health Information Security" for 2015 by HealthcareInfoSecurity.com and one of the "50 Top Healthcare IT Experts" in 2015 by Health Data Management.