Middletown, Conn., February 6, 2019: Dena M. Castricone, JD, CIPP/US, CIPM, has joined Community Health Center, Inc., as General Counsel and Chief of Privacy. Formerly, she was a partner at Murtha Cullina LLP practicing in the areas of health care and privacy. CHC has offices in California, Colorado and Connecticut.
An experienced health care and privacy lawyer, Dena has significant expertise in health care regulatory compliance and privacy and cybersecurity. As General Counsel, Dena will counsel CHC and its affiliates on compliance with state and federal health care laws as well as other legal matters. As Chief of Privacy, Dena will advise CHC on HIPAA and other information security compliance.
Dena currently chairs the Office of State Ethics’ Citizen’s Ethics Advisory Board and is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association and the International Association of Privacy Professional.
“Dena is an exceptionally accomplished attorney who brings outstanding credentials, as well as a passionate commitment to social justice,” commented Mark Masselli, CHC Founder/CEO. “Her expertise in privacy and cybersecurity will prove invaluable to CHC and our national affiliate organizations as we expand our presence across the country in telehealth, distance learning and workforce training.”