Privacy and Compliance Officer

Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center

The largest Community Health Center in Hawaii seeks a dynamic, qualified individual for this position. The Privacy and Compliance Officer is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Health Center's compliance program. The position ensures the Board of Directors, management and employees are in compliance with the laws and rules and regulations of regulatory agencies, that company policies and procedures are being followed, and that behavior in the organization meets the company’s Standards of Conduct. This position will be responsible for assessing the Health Center’s Corporate Compliance, Privacy (HIPAA, 42 CFR Part2 and FERPA) and serve as the Health Center’s designated HIPAA Privacy Officer. This position establishes and implements an effective compliance program to prevent illegal, unethical and improper conduct. This individual will work independently and objectively, yet collaboratively, with the President and CEO, Board of Directors, Senior Management, and others, to review and evaluate compliance issues or concerns within the organization, improve efficiency and quality of care and services.

This individual is to be certified in Health Care Compliance, have a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Health Care, Law/Legal or related field (Master’s Degree preferred); 10 years documented experience in compliance/HIPAA compliance role, preferably in a healthcare setting. HIPAA Security and Privacy certification preferred.

We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits that include life, health, dental and vision insurance. We also provide a defined contribution plan, 403(b) plan, paid time off and support for career development. We are a community oriented non-profit organization that addresses health disparities, improves population health, and reduces health inequalities despite financial and cultural barriers. We take a holistic approach to provide accessible, quality, affordable comprehensive health care, while preserving native Hawaiian culture and traditions in order to achieve complete wellness. Come and join our team in making a difference in partnership with our 650+ employees and 38,000 patients.

For more information on the position, go to www.wcchc.com