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Anderson Shares Expertise at ICAHN's Lunch and Law Webinar


Katie Anderson, Chair of Heyl Royster's Healthcare Practice, presented "HIPAA and Beyond: Impact of Federal and State Privacy Laws on Release of Information Requests and Subpoenas" at Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network's (ICAHN) Lunch and Law Series Webinar on April 19, 2022. She discussed federal and state privacy laws, including HIPAA and the IL Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Confidentiality Act, and how those statutes affect health information, particularly in response to subpoenas and other requests for the release of information. Additionally, Katie touched on privacy concerns in texts and emails.

Katie Anderson has extensive medical malpractice defense of health care entities and health professionals, creditor bankruptcy work, and civil litigation defense. Before joining Heyl Royster, she was general counsel for a community hospital in Central Illinois, where she managed litigation, risk, compliance, regulatory, insurance, and medical staff matters.