November 2000

Thomas named national director for HIPAA compliance

Tracey Thomas has been named Catholic Health Initiatives’ national director for compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). She will lead efforts to develop and implement a national HIPAA compliance strategy and will manage the HIPAA program office. Thomas has more than 10 years of health care management experience in consulting as well as hospital and ambulatory care operations. Most recently, she was an engagement manager for TLT Solutions Healthcare Management Consultants, specializing in business strategy development, process redesign and change management. Thomas earned an undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri at Columbia and a graduate degree from the Health Administration Program at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo. She is located in the Aston, Pa., office.