Quest Diagnostics
Senior Analyst, Privacy
At a glance
Location: US-NJ-Secaucus Map
Posted: 11/21/2021
Closing: 12/20/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Quest Diagnostics
Job description

Analyst, Privacy - Sr 

Basic Purpose:

Working with the Privacy Officer, help drive compliance with international, and U.S. federal and state privacy laws and regulations, including HIPAA/HITECH, GDPR and state privacy laws as well as those related to information security.

Duties and Responsibilities:


•         Conducts policy and standard operating procedure research and development. r


•         Implementation of practical solutions to support Privacy.


•         Conduct investigation of and response to government and patient complaints.


•         Communicate with patients regarding privacy complaints.


•         Work with business leaders to resolve privacy issues, including developing practical solutions.


•         Analysis of Personal Information and Protected Health Information breaches, patient risk analysis, and notification letter development, and reporting to government agencies.


•         Statistical reporting related to breaches, privacy incidents, OCR cases.


•         Analyze data privacy incidents and breaches to determine trends.


•         Conduct investigations  relating to privacy complaints and incidents.


•         Monitoring of privacy industry development, research of new and emerging U.S. and international laws and regulations related to privacy, security.


•         Administration of privacy office issues.


•         Other functions and projects as assigned.


•         Work with attorneys to interpret regulations, assist with and manage a variety of tasks, projects, processes


•         Responsible for supporting Privacy Officer with special assignments or projects, as needed

Supervision Exercised:

N/A

Qualifications:

Education Preferred


•         B.S. or equivalent preferred; Paralegal certificate a plus


•         Healthcare compliance and/or privacy certifications (e.g., CHC, CHPC, CIPP/US) is a plus.

Work Experience


•         3-5  years in a health care company or law firm working on privacy issues, laws and regulations


•         Demonstrated project management experience and ability to prioritize activities


•         Physical and Mental Requirements


•         Cognitive ability to observe and interpret information, assess data, make an assessment and recall details as needed


•         Ability to work independently and on a virtual team environment


•         Perform job duties with frequent interruptions or distractions and adjust priorities and focus quickly as circumstances dictate


•         Effective communication (verbal and written), researching, drafting, proofreading, planning, organizational and computer skills.


•         Strong, professional interpersonal skills; ability to interact professionally with colleagues and/or customers for different purposes in different contexts


•         Maintain composure under pressure


•         Demonstrated analytical, problem solving skills and ability to examine/observe details. 


•         Ability to follow through, meet deadlines, maintain the highest level of confidentiality, anticipate requirements and build relationships


•         Demonstrated ability to work independently and with virtual


•         Ability to comprehend and follow verbal or written instructions


•         Concentrate on tasks


•         Ability to make informed decisions


•         Ability to learn and comprehend information important to the business


•         Attention to detail, accuracy and listening skills


•         Proven problem solving and follow up skills, with the ability to develop appropriate resolutions


•         Strong organizational and prioritization skills


•         Sitting or standing for long periods of time as routinely found in an office environment

Key Competencies


•         Action Oriented


•         Customer Focused


•         Functional / Technical Skills


•         Decision Quality


•         Interpersonal Savvy


•         Composure


•         Approachability


•         Problem Solving

Other Attributes


•         Understanding of all federal, state, international privacy laws and regulations


•         MS Office and Quest business applications expertise


•         Independently motivated with proven ability to follow through on initiatives


•         Outstanding analytical and communication skills, including training/presentation abilities.


•         High energy and motivation as well as resilience

Senior Analyst, Privacy