Prior to CynergisTek, Holtzman served on the health information privacy team at the Department of Health & Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR/HHS), where he served as the senior advisor for health information technology and the HIPAA Security Rule. He led many OCR initiatives including the effort to integrate the administration and enforcement of the HIPAA Security Rule by establishing workflows for processing, identifying and investigating alleged violations of the rule. Prior to joining HHS, David was the privacy & security officer for Kaiser Permanente’s Mid-Atlantic Region where he was responsible for implementing and directing the continuing compliance with the HIPAA Privacy and Security rules.
David is a graduate of the Western New England College of Law and the Brockport College of the State University of New York. He is admitted to the practice of law in New York and Illinois.