What Every Office Needs to Know About Cybersecurity and HIPAA Compliance

Apr 04, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm MDT

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It’s impossible to go online and not hear about a new threat to computer systems every day. It is well known that medical and dental records are considered the most valuable on the black market, your data is a goldmine for the cybercriminals out there who will stop at nothing to gain access to your network. In this informative webinar, we will evaluate the steps that every dental office should implement immediately to protect your most critical data.

In this webinar, you will learn:

  • Encryption and encrypted emails
  • HIPAA and Breach Notification
  • Protection against ransomware
  • Steps to take if your identity is stolen


Lorne Lavine, DMD

Dr. Lorne Lavine, founder and president of The Digital Dentist, has over 30 years invested in the dental and dental technology fields. A graduate of USC, he earned his D.M.D. from Boston University and completed his residency at the Eastman Dental Center in Rochester, NY. He received his specialty training at the University of Washington and went into private practice in Vermont until moving to California in 2002 to establish DTC, a company which focuses on the specialized technological needs of the dental community.

Dr. Lavine has vast experience with dental technology systems. He is a CompTia Certified A+ Computer Repair Technician, CompTia Network+ certified and will soon be a Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator. As a consultant and integrator, he has extensive hands-on experience with most practice management software, image management software, digital cameras, intraoral cameras, computers, networks, and digital radiography systems.

Dr. Lavine writes for many well-known industry publications and lectures across the country. He was the regular Technology columnist for Dental Economics Magazine. His articles have appeared in Dentistry Today, Dental Economics, Dental Equipment and Materials, Dental Practice Report, New Dentist, Dental Angle Online, and DentalTown magazine, where is a moderator of ten of their Computer and Software Forums. He has lectured to the Yankee Dental Congress, American Academy of Periodontology, American Academy of Endodontics, the DentalTown Extravaganza, and numerous State Dental Society and Study Club lectures. In addition, he is a member of the Speaking and Consulting Network. He is also the former technology consultant for the Indian Health Service.