David Schoolcraft is Co-Chair of the Healthcare Practice Group at Ogden Murphy Wallace. He provides counsel to hospitals, physician groups, health information networks, and software companies on strategies involving the use of information technology, including structuring technology initiatives, contract negotiation, and technology implementation issues. He has a national practice negotiating complex health information technology arrangements including those involving electronic health records. David also works extensively on legal issues related to HIPAA and health information exchange including organizational governance, data security, and privacy compliance matters. He is a frequent author and lecturer on health information technology and data privacy and security issues.