TAMPA, FL – The law firm of Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP, is pleased to announce that Malinda R. Lugo, associate in the Tampa office, spoke at the annual meeting of the Gulf Coast Health Information Management System on January 16, 2013. Malinda discussed HIPAA compliance and best practices and HIPAA breach assessments and notifications.
Malinda practices in the firm’s health law and litigation departments. Her practice includes representing health care providers on issues related to state and federal health care matters including regulatory and licensure matters, electronic health records, HIPAA compliance and breach notifications, negotiation of contracts, and other general business litigation. Malinda received her J.D., cum laude, from Florida State University College of Law and her B.S. in Criminology from Florida State University.
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Founded in 1925, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is a full service business law firm with more than 225 attorneys practicing in Toledo and Columbus, Ohio; Tampa and Sarasota, Florida; and Charlotte, North Carolina.