McKesson Sr. Manager, Privacy Investigations & Operations (HIPAA) in Atlanta, Georgia

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payors, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting. We believe in the importance of strong, vital organizations because we know that patients can only be healthy when our system is healthy.

Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us improve everything we touch, from providers to payors to pharmacies. Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Wherever you contribute here at McKesson, you will have the ability to make a real impact in the lives of others.

Current Need

Sr. Manager, Privacy Investigation, with in-depth knowledge of Privacy and Data Protection Investigations within healthcare.

Position Description

Provides support to Sr. Director, Global Privacy Office and facilitates Global Privacy Office participation in the Privacy / Data Protection investigations process in support of the McKesson Business Units. Responsible for leading investigative process for privacy incidents within the Corporate function. Responsible for the creation and delivery of training related to incident management. Coordinates communication, engages resources including Business Unit Attorneys, Business Unit Compliance Teams, Information Security and Risk Management, Human Resources and others as appropriate, tracks progress of incidents and investigations, and facilitates resolution. Responsible for reviewing incident and investigations data in EthicsPoint to support legal analysis, tracking and reporting purposes. In conjunction with the Sr. Dir. Global Privacy Office and Privacy Counsel, recommends process improvement suggestions to resolve incidents more efficiently, and may recommend actions to Business Units on the prevention of the same. Provides guidance to the Business Unit Compliance Teams concerning any required or recommended notifications, the content of such notifications and provides final approval regarding such notifications, where appropriate. Acts as a liaison for third party breach response support (credit monitoring/notification services. Will undertake other projects in support of the Global Privacy Office in the development of the enterprise Privacy Program, such as supporting the Sr. Director with HIPAA Privacy Audit readiness projects and activities.

Minimum Requirements

7 years experience in privacy, compliance or in a health care privacy/compliance department

Critical Skills

  • Operates independently with minimal supervision.

  • Expert level knowledge of the Privacy Rule (HIPAA).

  • Ability to appropriately analyze and apply stateand federal privacy laws and regulations.

  • Ability to apply privacy investigation and datacollection techniques gained from previous experience and extrapolatesappropriately to ongoing investigations.

  • Ability to confidently defend decisions maderegarding investigation plan prioritization and related decisions based uponknowledge of privacy investigations.

  • Understanding of dual role of data collected forlegal decision making and metrics/reporting purposes and ability to articulateboth types of ramifications for missing data elements to responsible partiesbased upon both legal and data knowledge.

  • Ability to respond to urgent pressing matterswith deadlines.

  • Must be able to manage shifting and competingpriorities.

  • Must be able to facilitate meetings andconference calls with multiple parties and keep appropriate stake-holdersproperly informed.

  • Highly organized with the ability to effectivelycommunicate, both written and orally, with all levels of management.

  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word,PowerPoint and Outlook.

Additional Knowledge &Skills

  • Critical thinking skills

  • Understanding legal issues to help support theattorneys

  • Following through on data collection tounderstand what more is needed and manage the process from start to finish

Education

Undergraduate Degree required. Juris Doctorate, Paralegal Certificate or equivalent work experience preferred.

Physical

General office demands.

Benefits & Company Statement

McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

Agency Statement

No agencies please.

Job: Legal

Organization: McKesson Corporate

Title: Sr. Manager, Privacy Investigations & Operations (HIPAA)

Location: Georgia-Atlanta

Requisition ID: 18008651

Other Locations: United States-Texas-Irving, United States-Texas-The Woodlands