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Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, Esq.

Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, P.C.
Management Attorney/Managing Shareholder

Cynthia Marcotte Stamer is a  Texas-based lawyer, health industry consultant, author, educator and policy advocate, valued nationally and internationally for her more than 30 years’ leading edge legal, policy and operations work helping health care and managed care providers and organizations, health benefit plan sponsors, insurers, technology and other health industry vendors, communities, government leaders and others envision, understand, develop, innovate, implement, administer and defend health industry and other data privacy and security and other compliance, risk management and operational practices and concerns including extensive involvement with the development and deployment of EMR, telemedicine, billing and financial, HR, credentialing, remote and mobile health care and other health care services, technology, operations, public policy and other solutions.

Leader of the ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits Annual Agency Meeting with the Department of Health & Human Services Office of Civil Rights and author of a multitude of highly regarded publications on HIPAA and other privacy and data security, E-Health & Technology and a host of other health care matters and repeatedly recognized among the “Top Rated Healthcare Lawyers and “Labor & Employment Lawyers” by LexisNexis® Martindale-Hubbell® list of Top Rated Lawyers, Past Chair of the American Bar Association (ABA) Health Law Section Managed Care & Insurance Interest Group and former Vice Chair of its eHealth, Privacy & Security Interest Group, Vice Chair of the ABA International Section Life Sciences Committee, Founder and Executive Director of the Coalition for Responsible Healthcare Policy and its PROJECT COPE: the Coalition on Patient Empowerment, Ms. Stamer has worked extensively advised and defended public and private health care providers, health plans and other insurers, employers, financial institutions, government entities, technology, telehealth and other clients on licensing, DEA and other e-Prescribing, HIPA, FACTA, state identity theft and other data privacy, security and breach, telemedicine, electronic medical and personal health record design and use, reimbursement, quality assurance, business associate, technology, and other contracting, and other legal and operational concerns.  A former lead consultant to the Government of Bolivia on its Social Security reform law and well-known for her thought leadership and involvement U.S. privacy and data security, health, insurance, pension, workforce, tax, education and immigration policy reform, Ms. Stamer also works with U.S. and foreign businesses, governments, trade associations, and others on privacy and data security, health care, insurance, workforce, social security, immigration, privacy and data security, tax, ethics and other laws and regulations.  As the Executive Director of PROJECT COPE: the Coalition on Patient Empowerment, involvement in the National Physicians Council for Health Care Policy, the ABA, and a host of other civic, professional and community leadership and other involvements and activities, Ms. Stamer regularly organizes, participates and facilitates a host of health care public policy, patient and provider education and empowerment conferences, community pandemic and other health and wellness preparedness, planning and responses. 

Cindy also is widely recognized for her regulatory and public policy advocacy, publications, and public speaking on privacy and other compliance, risk management concerns. Among others, she is the author of “Privacy & Securities Standards-A Brief Nutshell,” “Privacy Invasions of Medical Care-An Emerging Perspective,” the E-Health Business and Transactional Law Chapter on Other Liability-Tort and Regulatory;” “Cybercrime and Identity Theft: Health Information Security Beyond HIPAA;” “Personal Identity Management Legal Demands and Technology Solutions;” “Tailoring A Records Management Plan And Process To Meet Your Legal And Operational Needs;” “Brokers & Insurers Identity Theft and Privacy Perils;” “HR’s Role In Personal Identity Theft & Cyber Crime Prevention;” “Protecting & Using Patient Data In Disease Management Opportunities, Liabilities And Prescriptions;” “Why Your Business Needs A Cybercrime Prevention and Compliance Program;” “Leveraging Your Enterprise Digital Identity Management Investments and Breaking though the Identity Management Buzz;” “When Your Employee’s Private Life Becomes Your Business;” and hundreds of other works. Her insights on privacy, data security, and other matters have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Business Insurance, the Dallas Morning News, Spencer Publications, and a host of other publications. She speaks and has conducted privacy training for the Association of State & Territorial Health Plans (ASTHO), the Los Angeles Health Department, the American Bar Association, the Health Care Compliance Association, a multitude of health industry, health plan, insurance and financial services, education, employer employee benefit and other clients, trade and professional associations and others.

For additional information about Ms. Stamer, see http://www.cynthiastamer.com/. To contact Ms. Stamer, e-mail her at cstamer@solutionslawyer.net or telephone (469) 767-8872.