Samarria Dunson, of counsel in Balch’s Health Law Practice, joined a panel discussion at the Women of W.I.L.L. (Women Impacting and Lifting Lives) Conference on October 5, 2019. The conference showcased the power of women in all sectors, ranging from young girls to college students and members of supporting organizations. The day included dynamic speakers, fellowship and entertainment from influential women across the greater Montgomery, AL area.
Samarria focuses her practice on healthcare compliance and ensuring that healthcare entities attain and maintain compliance with HIPAA and HITECH regulations. She develops policies and procedures, risk assessments, negotiates business associate agreements, and provides training to healthcare providers. Samarria has a partnership with the Alabama Medical Association to provide education on HIPAA-related issues to over 7,000 physicians statewide. She is certified by the Health Care Compliance Association in both Health Care Compliance (CHC) and Health Care Privacy Compliance (CHPC).
Additionally, she has extensive experience in healthcare administrative law and healthcare facility regulation.